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Meaning of drypoint by Wiktionary Dictionary

drypoint


    Noun

    drypoint ( countable and uncountable; plural: drypoints )

    1. ( uncountable ) A technique of intaglio printmaking in which an image is incised into a plate by scratching the surface with a hard, sharp metal ( or diamond ) point .
    2. ( countable ) A print made using this technique .

    dry point

    By Wiktionary ( 2009/05/19 08:58 UTC Version )