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cerography

[si-rog-ruh-fee] /sɪˈrɒg rə fi/
noun
1.
the process of writing or engraving on wax.
Origin of cerography
1585-1595
From the Greek word kērographía, dating back to 1585-95. See cero-, -graphy
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British Dictionary definitions for cerography

cerography

/sɪəˈrɒɡrəfɪ/
noun
1.
the art of engraving on a waxed plate on which a printing surface is created by electrotyping
Derived Forms
cerographic (ˌsɪərəʊˈɡræfɪk), cerographical, adjective
cerographist, noun
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