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glyphography

noun
  1. a plate-making process in which an electrotype is made from an engraved copper plate
Derived Formsglyphograph (ˈɡlɪfəˌɡrɑːf, -ˌɡræf), nounglyphographer, nounglyphographic (ˌɡlɪfəˈɡræfɪk) or glyphographical, adjective

Word Origin

C19: from Greek gluphē carving + -graphy
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