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Noun: copperplate  'kó-pu(r),pleyt
  1. A graceful style of handwriting based on the writing used on copperplate engravings
  2. A print made from an engraved copperplate
  3. An engraving consisting of a smooth plate of copper that has been etched or engraved
    - copperplate engraving

Derived forms: copperplates

Type of: cursive, cursive script, engraving, longhand, print, running hand

Encyclopedia: Copperplate