Phytoglyphy

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Phytoglyphy See Nature printing, under Nature.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Phytoglyphy fī-tog′li-fi the art of printing from nature, by taking impressions from plants, &c., on soft metal, from which an electrotype plate is taken
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Phyto-, + Gr. to engrave
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. phyton, a plant, glyphein, to engrave.