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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.
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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
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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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