Dictionary.com

chemigraphy

[ kuh-mig-ruh-fee ]
/ kəˈmɪg rə fi /
Save This Word!

noun
any technique for making engravings or etchings using chemicals and without the aid of photography.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of chemigraphy

First recorded in 1890–95; chemi- + -graphy

OTHER WORDS FROM chemigraphy

che·mig·ra·pher, nounchem·i·graph·ic [kem-i-graf-ik], /ˌkɛm ɪˈgræf ɪk/, adjectivechem·i·graph·i·cal·ly, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022
FEEDBACK