maculature

noun
mac·​u·​la·​ture | \ ˈmakyələˌchu̇(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of maculature

: an impression made from an intaglio engraved plate to remove ink from the recessed areas

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History and Etymology for maculature

French, from Latin maculatus + French -ure

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“Maculature.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/maculature. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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