cerograph

[seer-uh-graf, -grahf]

noun

a drawing, design, or text incised into a wax surface.

Nearby words

  1. cernuous,
  2. cernăuţi,
  3. cero,
  4. cero-,
  5. ceroc,
  6. cerographic,
  7. cerography,
  8. ceroid lipofuscinosis,
  9. ceromancy,
  10. ceropegia

Origin of cerograph

First recorded in 1585–95; cero- + -graph

Related formsce·ro·graph·ic [seer-uh-graf-ik] /ˌsɪər əˈgræf ɪk/, ce·ro·graph·i·cal, adjectivece·rog·ra·phist [si-rog-ruh-fist] /sɪˈrɒg rə fɪst/, noun

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