cerograph

[ seer-uh-graf, -grahf ]
/ ˈsɪər əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /

noun

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

Origin of cerograph

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

Related forms

ce·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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