gravure

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for rotogravure

Noun[edit]

gravure (plural gravures)

  1. (art, printing) A type of intaglio printing process, in which an image is engraved onto a rotating copper cylinder.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

graver +‎ -ure

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Noun[edit]

gravure f (plural gravures)

  1. engraving
  2. (computing) burning (optical disc)
  3. A printing method using as printing form an engraved cylinder.

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