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Synonyms of 'engraving'

(noun) 
Definition
a print made from this
the engraving of Shakespeare at the front of the book
Synonyms
print
Hogarth's famous series of prints
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carving
It was a wood carving of a human hand.
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etching
There was an old etching of the Thames on the wall opposite the window.
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inscription
The medal bears the inscription `For distinguished service'.
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plate
The book has 55 colour plates.
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woodcut
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dry point
(noun) 
Glass engraving has increased in popularity over recent years.
Synonyms
, , ,
inscribing
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chiselling
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chasing
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dry point
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enchasing (rare)

related words

related adjective glyptic

Additional synonyms

in the sense of carving
Definition
a figure or design produced by carving stone or wood
It was a wood carving of a human hand.
in the sense of etching
Definition
a print made from an etched plate
There was an old etching of the Thames on the wall opposite the window.
in the sense of inscription
Definition
something inscribed, esp. words carved or engraved on a coin, tomb, or ring
The medal bears the inscription `For distinguished service'.
Synonyms
words,
lettering,

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