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py·rog·ra·phy

 (pī-rŏg′rə-fē)
n. pl. py·rog·ra·phies
1. The process or art of producing designs on wood, leather, or other materials by using heated tools or a fine flame.
2. A design made by this process.

py′ro·graph′ (pī′rə-grăf′) n.
py·rog′ra·pher n.
py′ro·graph′ic adj.

pyrography

(paɪˈrɒɡrəfɪ)
n, pl -phies
1. (Art Terms) the art or process of burning designs on wood or leather with heated tools or a flame
2. (Art Terms) a design made by this process
Also called: pyrogravure
pyˈrographer n
pyrographic adj

pyrography

the art or process of burning designs on wood or leather, using heated tools. Also called pyrogravure.pyrographer, n.pyrographic, adj.
See also: Art
the process of burning designs on wood or leather with a heated tool. — pyrograph, pyrographer, n.pyrographic, adj.
See also: Fire
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pyrography - the act of producing drawings on wood or leather by using heated tools or a fine flame
draftsmanship, drawing, drafting - the creation of artistic pictures or diagrams; "he learned drawing from his father"
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The unique collection of wood carvings by Nazir Ahmed, wooden mural by Ahmed Iqbal and pyrographies by Mubashir Iqbal portrayed the stunning art of wood in Pakistan.
By ISLAMABAD, November 25, 2011 (Balochistan Times): The exhibition of unique art of wood carvings by Nazir Ahmed, wooden mural by Ahmed Iqbal and pyrographies by Mubashir Iqbal will open here on November 25 at Louvre Art Gallery.