Autotypography Au`to*ty*pog"ra*phy, n. [Auto- + typography.] A process resembling ``nature printing,'' by which drawings executed on gelatin are impressed into a soft metal plate, from which the printing is done as from copperplate. [1913 Webster]

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  • autotypography — autotypogˈraphy noun A process by which drawings made on gelatine are transferred to a plate from which impressions may be taken • • • Main Entry: ↑autotype * * * autotypography (ˌɔːtəʊtɪˈpɒgrəfɪ) [f. auto 1 self + typography.] A process by which …   Useful english dictionary

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