Definition of pochoir in English:

pochoir

noun

  • 1A process used in book illustration, especially for limited editions, in which a monochrome print is coloured by hand, using a series of stencils.

  • 2A print made by this process.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in The Times. From French pochoir from pocher + -oir.

Pronunciation

pochoir

/ˈpɒʃwɑː/