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photoengraving

noun pho·to·en·grav·ing

Definition of PHOTOENGRAVING

1
:  a photomechanical process for making linecuts and halftone cuts by photographing an image on a metal plate and then etching
2
a :  a plate made by photoengraving
b :  a print made from such a plate

First Known Use of PHOTOENGRAVING

1872

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