engraving [en-grey-ving] Show IPA
|Part of Speech:||noun|
|Definition:||carving of letters or design into something|
|Synonyms:||blocking, chasing, chiselling, cutting, dry point, enchasing, etching, illustration, impression, inscribing, inscription, intaglio, lithograph, mezzotint, photoengraving, photogravure, print, rotogravure, scratch, woodcut|
|Category:||1. Natural Means|
engraving, chalcography; line engraving, mezzotint engraving, stipple engraving, chalk engraving; dry point, bur; etching, aquatinta; chiseling; plate engraving, copperplate engraving, steel engraving, wood engraving; xylography, lignography, glyptography, cerography, lithography, chromolithography, photolithography, zincography, glyphography, xylograph, lignograph, glyptograph, cerograph, lithograph, chromolithograph, photolithograph, zincograph, glyphograph, holograph., impression, print, engraving, plate; steelplate, copperplate; etching; mezzotint, aquating, lithotint; cut, woodcut; stereotype, graphotype, autotype, heliotype., graver, burin, etching point, style; plate, stone, wood block, negative; die, punch, stamp., printing; plate printing, copperplate printing, anastatic printing, color printing, lithographic printing; type printing; three-color process., illustration, illumination; half tone; photogravure; vignette, initial letter, cul de lampe, tailpiece.
engrave, grave, stipple, scrape, etch; bite, bite in; lithograph, print.
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