phototypic

phototype

[foh-tuh-tahyp]
noun Printing.
1.
a plate with a relief printing surface produced by photography.
2.
any process for making such a plate.
3.
a print made from it.

Origin:
1855–60; photo- + -type

phototypic [foh-tuh-tip-ik] , adjective
phototypically, adverb
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phototype (ˈfəʊtəʊˌtaɪp)
 
n
1.  a.  a printing plate produced by photography
 b.  a print produced from such a plate
 
vb
2.  (tr) to reproduce (an illustration) using a phototype
 
phototypic
 
adj
 
photo'typically
 
adv

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