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zincography

[zing-kog-ruh-fee] /zɪŋˈkɒg rə fi/
noun
1.
the art or process of producing a printing surface on a zinc plate, especially of producing one in relief by etching away unprotected parts with acid.
Origin of zincography
1825-1835
First recorded in 1825-35; zinc + -o- + -graphy
Related forms
zincographer, noun
zincographic
[zing-kuh-graf-ik] /ˌzɪŋ kəˈgræf ɪk/ (Show IPA),
zincographical, adjective
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zincography

/zɪŋˈkɒɡrəfɪ/
noun
1.
the art or process of etching on zinc to form a printing plate
Derived Forms
zincographer, noun
zincographic (ˌzɪŋkəˈɡræfɪk), zincographical, adjective
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