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graphic arts

pl.n.
1. The fine or applied visual arts and associated techniques involving the application of lines and strokes to a two-dimensional surface.
2. The fine or applied visual arts and associated techniques in which images are produced from blocks, plates, or type, as in engraving and lithography. Also called graphics.

graphic arts

pl n
(Art Terms) any of the fine or applied visual arts based on drawing or the use of line, as opposed to colour or relief, on a plane surface, esp illustration and printmaking of all kinds

graph′ic arts′


n.pl.
1. Also called graphics. the arts or techniques, as engraving, etching, drypoint, woodcut, or lithography, by which copies of a design are printed from a plate, block, or the like.
2. the arts of drawing, painting, and printmaking.
[1660–70]
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