from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small mark or sketch engraved in the margin of a plate to indicate its stage of development prior to completion.
- n. A print or proof from a plate carrying such a mark.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- A small design etched on the margin of a plate and supposed to be removed after the earliest proofs have been taken; also, any feature distinguishing a particular stage of the plate.
- A print or proof so distinguished; -- commonly called a Remarque proof.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See remark, 4.
French, from remarquer, to remark; see remark.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)