woodcut

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noun wood·cut \ˈwu̇d-ˌkət\

Definition of woodcut

  1. 1 :  a relief printing surface consisting of a wooden block with a usually pictorial design cut with the grain

  2. 2 :  a print from a woodcut

Examples of woodcut in a sentence

  1. a collection of fine woodcuts

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First Known Use of woodcut

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WOODCUT Defined for English Language Learners

woodcut

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noun wood·cut \ˈwu̇d-ˌkət\

Definition of woodcut for English Language Learners

  • : a picture made from a woodcut



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