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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.
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n, pl -phiesAlso called: pyrogravure
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
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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
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