• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Electro-engraving The art or process of engraving by means of electricity.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n electro-engraving An etching process in which the plate, covered with a ground and properly etched, is placed in an electrobath to deepen the “bite” or cutting-in of the lines.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Electro-engraving an etching process in which the etched plate is placed in an electro-bath to deepen the 'bite;' Elec′tro-gild′ing, electroplating with gold
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