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verb (used with object), pho·to·en·graved, pho·to·en·grav·ing.
  1. to make a photoengraving of.
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Origin of photoengrave

First recorded in 1870–75; photo- + engrave
Related formspho·to·en·grav·er, noun
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Related Words

shoot, print, illustrate, reproduce, capture, picture, turn, get, lens, record, mug, snapshot, film, snap, copy, roll, take, photo, Photostat, microfilm

British Dictionary definitions for photoengrave


  1. (tr) to reproduce (an illustration) by photoengraving
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Derived Formsphotoengraver, noun
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