Printing from raised images, as in letterpress and flexography.
More example sentences
- Printmaking knows two groups of techniques: relief printing and intaglio printing.
- The problem with relief printing is that the artist must carve the image, and the carving action is unnatural to an artist who normally works in a medium like paint and pencil.
- Woodcut illustration was well suited to the printed book, since woodblocks and type both require relief printing and can thus be printed simultaneously.
Definition of relief printing in:
- The US English dictionary