pochoir

noun
po·​choir | \ (ˈ)pōsh¦wär \
plural -s

Definition of pochoir

: a stencil process for making colored prints or adding color to a printed key illustration

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History and Etymology for pochoir

French, stencil, stencil plate, from pocher to poach (an egg), sketch roughly, stencil

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“Pochoir.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pochoir. Accessed 19 Apr. 2021.

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