Definitions for "Linocut"
An abbreviation for linoleum cut, a popular relief process due to the soft, pliable nature of linoleum. Multicolor linocuts usually use separate blocks for each color.
An image cut into the surface of linoleum and typically mounted on a piece of wood. The surface is then inked, wiped and the image transferred to paper using pressure.
A Relief Process in which the image is cut into the linoleum block. The printing surface being the raised portions of the block.