pyrograph

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pyrograph a design produced by pyrography
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Pyrograph A production of pyrography.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n pyrograph A design made by pyrography.
    • n pyrograph A railway danger-signal. The explosion of a torpedo on the track makes a blast of compressed air to pass through a tube and cause a toothed device to cut a disk from a card, thus showing a red signal.
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Usage

In literature:

Any pyrographer will appreciate the construction of the table and cabinet as illustrated.
"Mission Furniture" by H. H. Windsor
The name cards are placed inside little boxes decorated with pyrographic work and suitable for jewel boxes.
"Breakfasts and Teas" by Paul Pierce
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