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Definition of Engraving

Engraving p. pr. & vb. n. means: of Engrave

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Engraving p. pr. & vb. n. means: of Engrave

Meaning of Engraving

Engraving (p. pr. & vb. n.) means: of Engrave

More meanings / definitions of Engraving or words, sentences containing Engraving?

Xylograph (n.): An engraving on wood, or the impression from such an engraving; a print by xylography.

Chalcography (n.): The act or art of engraving on copper or brass, especially of engraving for printing.

Electro-engraving (n.): The art or process of engraving by means of electricity.

Engraved (a.): Made by engraving or ornamented with engraving.

Mezzotint (n.): A manner of engraving on copper or steel by drawing upon a surface previously roughened, and then removing the roughness in places by scraping, burnishing, etc., so as to produce the requisite light and shade. Also, an engraving so produced.

Creux (n.): Used in English only in the expression en creux. Thus, engraving en creux is engraving in intaglio, or by sinking or hollowing out the design.

Engraving (n.): The act or art of producing upon hard material incised or raised patterns, characters, lines, and the like; especially, the art of producing such lines, etc., in the surface of metal plates or blocks of wood. Engraving is used for the decoration of the surface itself; also, for producing an original, from which a pattern or design may be printed on paper.

Engraving (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Engrave

Lithoglyph (n.): An engraving on a gem.

Engravement (n.): Engraving.

Dactylioglyphi (n.): The art or process of gem engraving.

Gypsography (n.): The act or art of engraving on gypsum.

Celature (n.): The act or art of engraving or embossing.

Glyptic (a.): Of or pertaining to gem engraving.

Xylography (n.): The art of engraving on wood.

Woodcutting (n.): The act or art of engraving on wood.

Hyalography (n.): Art of writing or engraving on glass.

Insculpture (n.): An engraving, carving, or inscription.

Heliogravure (n.): The process of photographic engraving.

Lithoglyptics (n.): The art of cutting and engraving gems.

Dactyliology (n.): That branch of archaeology which has to do with gem engraving.

Glyptics (n.): The art of engraving on precious stones.

Diesinking (n.): The process of engraving dies.

Dactyliography (n.): The art of writing or engraving upon gems.

Incuse (v. t.): Cut or stamped in, or hollowed out by engraving.

Glyptography (n.): The art or process of engraving on precious stones.

Photoglyphic (a.): Pertaining to the art of engraving by the action of light.

Gravery (n.): The act, process, or art, of graving or carving; engraving.

Xylographical (a.): Of or pertaining to xylography, or wood engraving.

Glyptographic (a.): Relating to glyptography, or the art of engraving on precious stones.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Engraving

Meaning of Flower of the Winds

Flower of the Winds means: Old expression for the engraving of the wind:rose on charts.

Meaning of Xylograph

Xylograph means: An engraving on wood, or the impression from such an engraving; a print by xylography.

Meaning of Chalcography

Chalcography means: The act or art of engraving on copper or brass, especially of engraving for printing.

Meaning of Electro-engraving

Electro-engraving means: The art or process of engraving by means of electricity.

Meaning of Engraved

Engraved means: Made by engraving or ornamented with engraving.

Meaning of Mezzotint

Mezzotint means: A manner of engraving on copper or steel by drawing upon a surface previously roughened, and then removing the roughness in places by scraping, burnishing, etc., so as to produce the requisite light and shade. Also, an engraving so produced.

Meaning of Creux

Creux means: Used in English only in the expression en creux. Thus, engraving en creux is engraving in intaglio, or by sinking or hollowing out the design.

Meaning of Engraving

Engraving means: The act or art of producing upon hard material incised or raised patterns, characters, lines, and the like; especially, the art of producing such lines, etc., in the surface of metal plates or blocks of wood. Engraving is used for the decoration of the surface itself; also, for producing an original, from which a pattern or design may be printed on paper.

Meaning of Engraving

Engraving means: of Engrave

Meaning of Lithoglyph

Lithoglyph means: An engraving on a gem.

Meaning of Engravement

Engravement means: Engraving.

Meaning of Dactylioglyphi

Dactylioglyphi means: The art or process of gem engraving.

Meaning of Gypsography

Gypsography means: The act or art of engraving on gypsum.

Meaning of Celature

Celature means: The act or art of engraving or embossing.

Meaning of Glyptic

Glyptic means: Of or pertaining to gem engraving.

Meaning of Xylography

Xylography means: The art of engraving on wood.

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