Electrotyped
Electrotype E*lec"tro*type, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Electrotyped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Electrotyping}.] To make facsimile plates of by the electrotype process; as, to electrotype a page of type, a book, etc. See {Electrotype}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • Electrotype — E*lec tro*type, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Electrotyped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Electrotyping}.] To make facsimile plates of by the electrotype process; as, to electrotype a page of type, a book, etc. See {Electrotype}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Electrotyping — Electrotype E*lec tro*type, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Electrotyped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Electrotyping}.] To make facsimile plates of by the electrotype process; as, to electrotype a page of type, a book, etc. See {Electrotype}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • electrotype — electrotyper, n. /i lek treuh tuyp /, n., v., electrotyped, electrotyping. n. 1. a facsimile, for use in printing, of a block of type, an engraving, or the like, consisting of a thin copper or nickel shell deposited by electrolytic action in a… …   Universalium

  • molder — molder1 /mohl deuhr/, v.i. 1. to turn to dust by natural decay; crumble; disintegrate; waste away: a house that had been left to molder. v.t. 2. to cause to molder. [1525 35; obs. mold to crumble (v. use of MOLD3) + ER6] molder2 /mohl deuhr/, n.… …   Universalium

  • worker — /werr keuhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that works. 2. a laborer or employee: steel workers. 3. a person engaged in a particular field, activity, or cause: a worker in psychological research; a worker for the Republican party. 4. Entomol. a. a… …   Universalium

  • reproduced — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. copied, printed, traced, duplicated, transcribed, dittoed, recorded, multiplied, photocopied, Xeroxed (trademark), repeated, replicated, cloned, typed, set up, set in type, reprinted, in facsimile, transferred,… …   English dictionary for students

  • electrotype — /əˈlɛktrətaɪp/ (say uh lektruhtuyp), /i / (say ee ) noun 1. a facsimile, for use in printing, of a block of type, an engraving, or the like, consisting of a thin shell of metal (copper or nickel), deposited by electrolytic action in a wax, lead,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • electrotype — [ē lek′trō tīp΄, ilek′trō tīp΄; ē lek′trə tīp΄, i lek′trətīp΄] n. Printing 1. a plate made by electroplating a wax or plastic impression of the original page of type, etc. 2. a print made from such a plate vt., vi. electrotyped, electrotyping to… …   English World dictionary

  • wax engraving — noun : a process for preparing letterpress printing surfaces in which the design is cut or formed in a thin wax coating on a metal plate that is then electrotyped or in which hand cut additions or corrections are made in a regular wax electrotype …   Useful english dictionary

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