- the art or technique of printing from a flat surface directly or by offset.
Origin of planography
Also called surface-printing.
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Examples from the Web for planographic
A primer of information about the distinctive features of the relief, the intaglio, and the planographic processes of printing.The Uses of Italic
Frederick W. Hamilton
- printing any process, such as lithography, for printing from a flat surface
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