Electrotypy
Electrotypy E*lec"tro*ty`py, n. The process of producing electrotype plates. See Note under {Electrotype}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • electrotypy — electrotypic /i lek troh tip ik/, adj. electrotypist /i lek troh tuy pist/, n. /i lek treuh tuy pee/, n. the process of making electrotypes. [ELECTROTYPE + Y3] * * * …   Universalium

  • electrotypy — electrotypic /i lek troh tip ik/, adj. electrotypist /i lek troh tuy pist/, n. /i lek treuh tuy pee/, n. the process of making electrotypes. [ELECTROTYPE + Y3] * * * elecˈtrotȳpy noun • • • Main Entry: ↑electro …   Useful english dictionary

  • Electrotyping, electrotypy — Электротипия, гальванопластика; Гальваностереотипия, гальванотипия …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Electrotype — E*lec tro*type, n. [Electro + type.] A facsimile plate made by electrotypy for use in printing; also, an impression or print from such plate. Also used adjectively. [1913 Webster] Note: The face of an electrotype consists of a shell of copper,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Electrotypic — E*lec tro*typ ic, a. Pertaining to, or effected by means of, electrotypy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Galvanography — Gal va*nog ra*phy, n. [Galvanic + graphy.] 1. The art or process of depositing metals by electricity; electrotypy. [1913 Webster] 2. A method of producing by means of electrotyping process (without etching) copperplates which can be printed from… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Galvanoplasty — Gal*van o*plas ty, n. [Cf. F. galanoplastie.] The art or process of electrotypy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Siderography — Sid er*og ra*phy, n. [Gr. ??? iron + graphy.] The art or practice of steel engraving; especially, the process, invented by Perkins, of multiplying facsimiles of an engraved steel plate by first rolling over it, when hardened, a soft steel… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Voltagraphy — Vol*tag ra*phy, n. [Voltaic + graphy.] In electrotypy, the act or art of copying, in metals deposited by electrolytic action, a form or pattern which is made the negative electrode. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

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