1. mechanical device used to copy a figure or plan on a different scale
Definition categories: man–made
Sentences with pantograph as a noun:
- A pantograph can be adjusted to make either scaled or exact copies.
- I was impressed by the quality of the pantograph; I hadn't noticed it on the original, but the copies were covered in unpleasant lines.
1. To engrave by means of a pantograph (parallel linkage) system.