plural -es
: the art of engraving steel
especially : a process of multiplying facsimiles of an engraved steel plate by rolling over it when hardened a soft steel cylinder and then rolling the cylinder when hardened over a soft steel plate

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary sider- + -graphy

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“Siderography.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2023.

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