- a flat piece of copper etched or engraved for printing
- a print made from this
- a printing or engraving process using copperplate
- Calligraphy a graceful style of handwriting, patterned after copperplate etchings
See copperplate in American Heritage Dictionary 4
- A copper printing plate engraved or etched to form a recessed pattern of the matter to be printed.
- A print or engraving made by using such a plate.
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