Chemigraphy
Chemigraphy Che*mig"ra*phy, n. [Chemical + -graphy.] Any mechanical engraving process depending upon chemical action; specif., a process of zinc etching not employing photography. -- {Chem`i*graph"ic}, a. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • chemigraphy — chemigrapher, n. chemigraphic /kem i graf ik/, adj. chemigraphically, adv. /keuh mig reuh fee/, n. any technique for making engravings or etchings using chemicals and without the aid of photography. [1890 95; CHEMI + GRAPHY] * * * …   Universalium

  • Chemigraphy — Химиграфия (получение печатных форм травлением) …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • chemigraphy — che·mig·ra·phy …   English syllables

  • chemigraphy — keˈmigrəfē noun ( es) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary chem + graphy; originally formed as German chemigraphie : a process of etching on metal (as zinc) in which photography is not used …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chemigraphic — Chemigraphy Che*mig ra*phy, n. [Chemical + graphy.] Any mechanical engraving process depending upon chemical action; specif., a process of zinc etching not employing photography. {Chem i*graph ic}, a. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Josef Jindřich Šechtl — (May 9, 1877 Tábor ndash; February 24, 1954 Tábor) was a Czech photographer who specialized in photojournalism and portrait photography. On the death of his father, photographer Ignác Šechtl, Josef inherited the photographic studios of Šechtl… …   Wikipedia

  • photochemigraphy — pho·to·chemigraphy …   English syllables

  • chemigraph — ˈkemə̇ˌgraf noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary chem + graph; originally formed in German : an engraving made by chemigraphy …   Useful english dictionary

  • photochemigraphy — “+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary phot + chemigraphy 1. : the process of making zinc etchings from line drawings by the aid of chemistry and photography 2. : any of various photomechanical engraving processes …   Useful english dictionary

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