serigraph

noun
seri·​graph | \ ˈser-ə-ˌgraf How to pronounce serigraph (audio) \

Definition of serigraph

: an original silk-screen color print

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Other Words from serigraph

serigrapher \ sə-​ˈri-​grə-​fər How to pronounce serigrapher (audio) \ noun
serigraphy \ sə-​ˈri-​grə-​fē How to pronounce serigraphy (audio) \ noun

Examples of serigraph in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Additional serigraphs include Quoddy Head Lighthouse in Maine and a Swallowtail Butterfly. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 17 Apr. 2018 Additional serigraphs include Quoddy Head Lighthouse in Maine and a Swallowtail Butterfly. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 17 Apr. 2018 Additional serigraphs include Quoddy Head Lighthouse in Maine and a Swallowtail Butterfly. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 17 Apr. 2018 Additional serigraphs include Quoddy Head Lighthouse in Maine and a Swallowtail Butterfly. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 17 Apr. 2018 Additional serigraphs include Quoddy Head Lighthouse in Maine and a Swallowtail Butterfly. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 17 Apr. 2018 Additional serigraphs include Quoddy Head Lighthouse in Maine and a Swallowtail Butterfly. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 17 Apr. 2018 Additional serigraphs include Quoddy Head Lighthouse in Maine and a Swallowtail Butterfly. Courant Community, "Community News For The Glastonbury Edition," 17 Apr. 2018 On view at the Hilbert are more than two dozen of his original oil paintings and serigraphs, which celebrate natural landscapes, yet are also mystical, primitive, serene and nostalgic. Richard Chang, latimes.com, "Hilbert Museum stages five new exhibitions, and spotlights West Coast art," 6 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of serigraph

1940, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for serigraph

Latin sericum silk + Greek graphein to write, draw — more at carve

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The first known use of serigraph was in 1940

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Cite this Entry

“Serigraph.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/serigraph. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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