photoengraving definition

  • noun:
    • the entire process of reproducing visual material by moving the picture photographically to a plate or another surface, which can be then etched for printing.
    • A plate made by this procedure.
    • A reproduction created by this process.
    • an ongoing process of transferring a photographic picture onto a plate which can be after that etched and imprinted
    • A plate or reproduction made applying this process
  • verb:
    • provide participle of photoengrave.

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