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rotogravure

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noun ro·to·gra·vure \ˌrō-tə-grə-ˈvyu̇r\

Definition of rotogravure

  1. 1 :  photogravure

  2. 2 :  a section of a newspaper devoted to rotogravure pictures



Origin and Etymology of rotogravure

German Rotogravur, blend of Latin rota wheel and German Photogravur photogravure


First Known Use: 1913


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