a photomechanical process by which pictures, typeset matter, etc., are printed from an intaglio copper cylinder.
a print made by this process.
a section of a newspaper consisting of pages printed by the rotogravure process; magazine section.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023
How to use rotogravure in a sentence
The rotogravure sections of Sunday papers contain many pictures of theatrical folks.The Art of Stage Dancing | Ned Wayburn
Remember those shots you took of the Governor that were printed in the rotogravure section?Whispering Walls | Mildred A. Wirt
For your information: Our rotogravure supplement is printed a number of days in advance of the Sunday paper.
All photographs intended for reproduction by the half-tone or the rotogravure process should conform to certain requirements.How To Write Special Feature Articles | Willard Grosvenor Bleyer
A few pictures on the other walls are mostly cheap prints cut out of the rotogravure section of the Sunday paper.Fifty Contemporary One-Act Plays | Various
British Dictionary definitions for rotogravure
a printing process using a cylinder etched with many small recesses, from which ink is transferred to a moving web of paper, plastic, etc, in a rotary press
printed material produced in this way, esp magazines
- Often shortened to: roto
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012