photorelief definition

  • noun:
    • an image having relief information included
    • A photograph of a relief design
    • A printing surface in relief, acquired by photographic means and subsequent manipulations.
    • Noting any procedure for acquiring by photographic means a matrix in relief with the capacity of getting ink and communicating impressions, or any block, plate, or print created by such an ongoing process. See photography, photo-engraving.

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