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[lith-uh-graf, -grahf]
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  1. a print produced by lithography.
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verb (used with object)
  1. to produce or copy by lithography.
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Origin of lithograph

First recorded in 1815–25; back formation from lithography
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Related Words for lithograph

engraving, photograph, stamp, writing, edition, magazine, book, newspaper, copy, type, lettering, lithograph, illustration, inscription, etching, woodcut, ingrain, chisel, inscribe, imprint

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British Dictionary definitions for lithograph


  1. a print made by lithography
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  1. (tr) to reproduce (pictures, text, etc) by lithography
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Derived Formslithographic (ˌlɪθəˈɡræfɪk) or lithographical, adjectivelithographically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for lithograph


1828, back-formation from lithography. As a verb, from 1825. Related: Lithographed; lithographer; lithographic.

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