What does the word engraving mean?

Usage examples for engraving

  1. In the Fireside Companion, the Gentleman wearing one always had Curls, and the Wood- Engraving caught him in the act of striking a Lady in the Face and saying " Curse you!" – Ade's Fables by George Ade
  2. In this engraving Smith is clad in armor, with a high starched collar, and full beard and mustache formally cut. – Captain John Smith by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009
  3. On the north- west part of the Goodwins, which is that given in the engraving, it is hard, but not so hard as elsewhere. – Heroes of the Goodwin Sands by Thomas Stanley Treanor