Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act or art of engraving or embossing.
  • n. An engraving.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or art of engraving or embossing.
  • n. That which is engraved.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or art of engraving, chasing, or embossing metals.
  • n. Engraved, chased, or embossed decoration on metal.

Etymologies

Latin caelatura, from caelare ("to engrave in relief"). (Wiktionary)

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