xylograph

[zahy-luh-graf, -grahf]

noun

an engraving on wood.

Nearby words

  1. xylidine,
  2. xylitol,
  3. xylo-,
  4. xylocarp,
  5. xylogenous,
  6. xylographic,
  7. xylography,
  8. xyloid,
  9. xylol,
  10. xylophage

Origin of xylograph

First recorded in 1860–65; xylo- + -graph

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British Dictionary definitions for xylograph

xylograph

noun

an engraving in wood
a print taken from a wood block

verb

(tr) to print (a design, illustration, etc) from a wood engraving
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