photoengrave

verb
pho·​to·​en·​grave | \ ˌfō-tō-in-ˈgrāv How to pronounce photoengrave (audio) \
photoengraved; photoengraving; photoengraves

Definition of photoengrave

Other Words from photoengrave

photoengraver noun

First Known Use of photoengrave

1885, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for photoengrave

back-formation from photoengraving

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“Photoengrave.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/photoengrave. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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