Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

flexography

play
noun flex·og·ra·phy \flek-ˈsä-grə-fē\

Definition of flexography

  1. :  a process of rotary letterpress printing using flexible plates and fast-drying inks

flexo·graph·ic play \ˌflek-sə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective
flexo·graph·i·cal·ly play \-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


Origin of flexography

flexible + -o- + -graphy


First Known Use: 1954


Learn More about flexography


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up flexography? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 11, 2016

the holder of an office

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image33683556

How much does a batman (the Turkish unit of measurement) weigh?

2.2 pounds 196.5 pounds 100 pounds 16.96 pounds
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ