• WordNet 3.6
    • n gravure the act of intaglio printing
    • n gravure an intaglio print produced by gravure
    • n gravure a printing plate used in the process of gravure
    • n gravure a printing process that uses an etched or engraved plate; the plate is smeared with ink and wiped clean, then the ink left in the recesses makes the print
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n gravure Same as photogravure.
    • n gravure A print or plate produced by photogravure.
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In literature:

Heineken, Idee generale d'une Collection complette d'Estampes et Dissertation sur l'origine de la Gravure, plates, calf, 18s.
"Notes & Queries, No. 42, Saturday, August 17, 1850" by Various
Voyage en France, enrichi de belles Gravures.
"Robert Kerr's General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 18" by William Stevenson
DUPLESSIS, G. Histoire de la gravure.
"John Baptist Jackson" by Jacob Kainen
He frequently decorated his flatware with a refined etching or gravure, his hollow ware with reeding.
"Seaport in Virginia" by Gay Montague Moore
Edition illustree de treize gravures hors texte.
"A Catalogue of Books in English Later than 1700 (Vol 2 of 3)" by Various
Avec cartes, plans, et gravures d'apres les documents rapportes par la mission.
"Select List of Books ... Relating to the Far East" by Appleton Prentiss Clark Griffin
Papillon, in his Traite de la gravure en bois, has given an elaborate, but, as usual with him, a very faulty description of these engravings.
"The Dance of Death" by Francis Douce
Pelham smothered an impulse to kiss away the slight gravure of worry.
"Mountain" by Clement Wood
Third, Roller for rolling in the gravure.
"The Progress of the Marbling Art" by Josef Halfer

In news:

It is for use on anilox rollers, gravure cylinders, presses, ink pans, and other press parts.
To meet growing demand, the company has installed a second Drent -Goebel offset-gravure combination press.
8, 2012—Following unanimous votes of support from the boards of Gravure Assn.
Last month's column addressed some changes in thinking regarding gravure 's declining market share in package printing.
One technology that can help the gravure process is the use of lightweight sleeves in place of steel cylinders.
Scapa North America has announced its ability to gravure coat adhesives in a cross-hatch pattern onto a range of substrates.
In addition, says the Uteco press distributor, Uteco will show a print unit on a new gravure press.
InkSpec, a Canadian manufacturer of viscosity control systems for the flexo, gravure and corrugated markets, expanded its presence in Europe this year with the exhibition of its Intelligent Inline Sensor ( IIS ).
The most widely read source for ink news and in-depth information on the development, manufacture and sale of flexo, gravure, rad-cured, inks, coatings and allied products.
The packaging industry came together on September 19 and 20 for the annual PGLA (Packaging & Label Gravure Association) meeting in Hiltons' Double Tree in Charlotte, NC, USA.
Nilpeter's gravure cassettes deliver a range of finishes.
This wide-width message tape features high-color graphics and sophisticated gravure print to enhance a product's overall appearance as part of the pack design, and boost on-shelf presence.
Offset , Gravure Ink Pigments Weighed by Bulk Bag Discharging Systems.
This 15 minute video is an introduction to pressroom safety providing an overview of the current safety regulations and procedures required in a gravure pressroom atmosphere.
Gravure Process & Technology 2nd Edition: 1-9 Copies.