Definitions for line engraving
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
an engraving in which all effects are produced by variations in the width and density of lines incised with a burin.
Category: Printing, Fine Arts
linecut, line engraving(noun)
a print obtained from a line drawing
linecut, line block, line engraving(noun)
engraving consisting of a block that has been etched or engraved
Engraving in which the effects are produced by lines of different width and closeness, cut with the burin upon copper or similar material; also, a plate so engraved.
A picture produced by printing from such an engraving.
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