mezzograph

noun

mez·​zo·​graph
variants or less commonly metzograph
ˈmetsəˌgraf,
-rȧf
: a halftone made with a grain screen and having a grained surface instead of crossline screen dots

Word History

Etymology

Italian mezzo half (from Latin medius middle) + English -graph (as in photograph)

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“Mezzograph.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mezzograph. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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