photoengraving

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

photo- +‎ engraving

Noun[edit]

photoengraving (countable and uncountable, plural photoengravings)

  1. (uncountable) A process of transferring a photographic image onto a plate which is then etched and printed
  2. (countable) A plate or reproduction made using this process

Verb[edit]

photoengraving

  1. present participle of photoengrave