[ kris-uh-graf, -grahf ]
/ ˈkrɪs əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /


a manuscript, especially of the Middle Ages, written in gold or gold and silver ink.

verb (used with object)

to write with gold ink.

Origin of chrysograph

First recorded in 1830–40; see origin at chrysography, -graph

Related forms

chry·sog·ra·pher [kri-sog-ruh-fer] /krɪˈsɒg rə fər/, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019