photoglyphy definition

  • noun:
    • photoglyphic engraving
    • Photoglyphic engraving. See under photoglyphic.
    • The art of engraving in the form of the action of light and certain substance procedures; especially, manufacturing by photographic procedures of a plate that copies may be imprinted in ink. Frequently limited to the production of intaglio dishes, or photogravure.

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