Cite
 

Dictionary


mez•zo•tint



Pronunciation: (met'sō-tint", med'zō-, mez'ō-), [key]
n.
1. a method of engraving on copper or steel by burnishing or scraping away a uniformly roughened surface.
2. a print produced by this method.

v.t.
to engrave in mezzotint.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

mezzo-soprano clefMF
See also:

 

Related Content