photomechanical

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj photomechanical of or relating to or involving various methods of using photography to make plates for printing
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Photomechanical Pertaining to, or designating, any photographic process in which a printing surface is obtained without the intervention of hand engraving.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • photomechanical Pertaining to or consisting in the mechanical production of pictures by the aid of light, as in photoengraving, photolithography, etc.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Photomechanical fō-tō-mē-kan′i-kal pertaining to the mechanical production of pictures by the aid of light, as in photo-engraving, &c.
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Usage


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Rosalyn Drexler Chubby Checker, 1964 oil and acrylic with photomechanical reproductions on canvas 75x65-1/4 inches Courtesy of Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC.
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