Cyanotype
Cyanotype Cy*an"o*type (s?-?n"?-t?p), n. [Cyanide + -type.] A photographic picture obtained by the use of a cyanide. [1913 Webster]

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  • Cyanotype — de l algue brune Dictyota dichotoma d Anna Atkins (1799 1871). Le cyanotype est un procédé photographique monochrome positif ancien, par le biais duquel on obtient un tirage photographique bleu de Prusse, bleu cyan. Cette technique a été mise au… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cyanotype — Anna Atkins algae Cyanotype is a photographic printing process that gives a cyan blue print. The process was popular in engineering circles well into the 20th century. The simple and low cost process enabled them to produce large scale copies of… …   Wikipedia

  • cyanotype — /suy an euh tuyp /, n. 1. a process of photographic printing, used chiefly in copying architectural and mechanical drawings, that produces a blue line on a white background. 2. a print made by this process. [1835 45; CYANO 1 + TYPE] * * * …   Universalium

  • cyanotype — noun a) An early photographic process employing paper sensitized with a cyanide. b) A photographic print produced by means of this process. See Also: blueprint …   Wiktionary

  • Cyanotype — Цианотипия; Позитивная светокопия, полученная способом цианотипии; «синька» …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • cyanotype — n. blue and white picture produced using photographic paper treated with cyanide n. photographic process based on the use of paper treated with cyanide (used to create blue and white photographs similar to blueprints) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cyanotype —    A very direct photographic process resulting in monochromatic images in tints and tones of blue. It first appeared in 1842 …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • cyanotype — cy·an·o·type …   English syllables

  • cyanotype — /saɪˈænətaɪp/ (say suy anuhtuyp) noun 1. a process of photographic printing with ferric salts producing blue lines on a white background, used chiefly in printing tracings. 2. a print made by such a process. {cyano 1 + type} …   Australian English dictionary

  • cyanotype —   n. blue print …   Dictionary of difficult words

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