Glyphography
Glyphography Gly*phog"ra*phy, n. [Gr. ? to engrave + -graphy.] A process similar to etching, in which, by means of voltaic electricity, a raised copy of a drawing is made, so that it can be used to print from. [1913 Webster]

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  • glyphography — [glif äg′rə fē] n. 〚< Gr glyphē (see GLYPH) + GRAPHY〛 a method of producing a printing plate by engraving on a wax coated copperplate which is then used to make an electrotype * * * …   Universalium

  • glyphography — [glif äg′rə fē] n. [< Gr glyphē (see GLYPH) + GRAPHY] a method of producing a printing plate by engraving on a wax coated copperplate which is then used to make an electrotype …   English World dictionary

  • Glyphography — Гальванолифия …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • glyphography — glyphogˈraphy noun A process of taking a raised copy of an engraved plate by electrotype • • • Main Entry: ↑glyph …   Useful english dictionary

  • Galvanoglyphy — Gal va*nog ly*phy, n. [Galvanic + Gr. ? to engrave.] Same as {Glyphography}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Glyphograph — Glyph o*graph, n. A plate made by glyphography, or an impression taken from such a plate. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Glyphographic — Glyph o*graph ic, a. Of or pertaining to glyphography. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • engraving — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Art of making designs by etching Nouns 1. engraving; line, mezzotint, or stipple engraving; drypoint, draw point, etching, intaglio, gravure, copperplate, silverpoint; steel or wood engraving; xylography …   English dictionary for students

  • engraving — n 1. cutting, chiseling, incising, graving, chasing, hatching, stippling, ornamenting, marking, carving, sculpting; lithography, chromolithography, etching, drypoint; anaglyphy, chalcography, zincography, xylography; photoengraving, Obs.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • glyphograph — glyphˈograph noun A plate formed by glyphography • • • Main Entry: ↑glyph …   Useful english dictionary

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