Galvanography
Galvanography Gal`va*nog"ra*phy, n. [Galvanic + -graphy.] 1. The art or process of depositing metals by electricity; electrotypy. [1913 Webster]

2. A method of producing by means of electrotyping process (without etching) copperplates which can be printed from in the same manner as engraved plates. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Galvanography — Гальванография; электротипия …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • galvanography — gal·va·nog·ra·phy …   English syllables

  • galvanography — ˌgalvəˈnägrəfē noun ( es) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary galvano + graphy : a method similar to electrotyping of producing an intaglio printing plate on copper …   Useful english dictionary

  • photo-galvanography — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Electrography — E*lec*trog ra*phy, n. 1. The art or process of making electrographs or using an electrograph. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. = {Galvanography}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Galvanograph — Gal*van o*graph, n. [Galvanic + graph.] (Engraving) A copperplate produced by the method of galvanography; also, a picture printed from such a plate. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Galvanographic — Gal*van o*graph ic, a. Of or pertaining to galvanography. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Photogalvanography — Pho to*gal va*nog ra*phy, n. [Photo + galvanography.] The art or process of making photo electrotypes. Sir D. Brewster. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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