chemigraphy

[ kuh-mig-ruh-fee ]
/ kəˈmɪg rə fi /

noun

any technique for making engravings or etchings using chemicals and without the aid of photography.

Origin of chemigraphy

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

Related forms

che·mig·ra·pher, nounchem·i·graph·ic [kem-i-graf-ik] /ˌkɛm ɪˈgræf ɪk/, adjectivechem·i·graph·i·cal·ly, adverb
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