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printmaking

[print-mey-king]
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noun
  1. the art or technique of making prints, especially as practiced in engraving, etching, drypoint, woodcut or serigraphy.

Origin of printmaking

First recorded in 1925–30; print + making
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  • On the evidence we have, the new conception Jackson brought to printmaking was not fully understood until the 20th century.