a distinguishing mark or peculiarity indicating a particular stage of a plate.
a small sketch engraved in the margin of a plate, and usually removed after a number of early proofs have been printed.
a plate so marked.
Other definitions for Remarque (2 of 2)
E·rich Ma·ri·a [er-ik muh-ree-uh; German ey-rikhmah-ree-ah], /ˈɛr ɪk məˈri ə; German ˈeɪ rɪx mɑˈri ɑ/, 1898–1970, German novelist in the U.S.
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How to use remarque in a sentence
The bitter reproaches of Wilfred Owen, Erich Maria remarque, or John Dos Passos do not make their appearance in Time Regained.
remarque laments a generation where even the survivors are psychically mangled.
"Vous n'avez pas remarque la demoiselle," said the lieutenant, in a tone of politeness.The Man From Glengarry | Ralph Connor
The remarque usually consists in leaving unfinished some little detail in an out-of-the-way corner of the plate.A Treatise on Etching | Maxime Lalanne
On remarque chez lui une imagination souple et vive, une constante aspiration la force, la noblesse, la majest.Masters of French Music | Arthur Hervey
Tout cela était loin, très loin même; une remarque du marchand de vins chez qui il mangeait, le lui prouvait plus que tout.Histoires grises | E. Edouard Tavernier
There have been printed twenty-five special remarque proofs and 100 double remarque proofs on parchment.
British Dictionary definitions for remarque (1 of 2)
a mark in the margin of an engraved plate to indicate the stage of production of the plate. It is removed before the plate is finished
a plate so marked
a print or proof from a plate so marked
British Dictionary definitions for Remarque (2 of 2)
Erich Maria (ˈeːrɪç maˈriːa). 1898–1970, US novelist, born in Germany, noted for his novel of World War I, All Quiet on the Western Front (1929)
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