linocut

[ lahy-nuh-kuht ]
/ ˈlaɪ nəˌkʌt /

noun

a cut made from a design cut into linoleum mounted on a block of wood.
a print made from such a cut.

Nearby words

  1. linnet hole,
  2. linney,
  3. linnhe,
  4. lino,
  5. lino tile,
  6. linoleate,
  7. linoleic,
  8. linoleic acid,
  9. linolenic acid,
  10. linoleum

Origin of linocut

First recorded in 1905–10; lino(leum) + cut

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British Dictionary definitions for linocut

linocut

/ (ˈlaɪnəʊˌkʌt) /

noun

a design cut in relief on linoleum mounted on a wooden block
a print made from such a design
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