Heliotypy
Heliotypy He"li*o*ty`py, n. A method of transferring pictures from photographic negatives to hardened gelatin plates from which impressions are produced on paper as by lithography. [1913 Webster]

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  • heliotypy — he·lio·typy …   English syllables

  • heliotypy — noun see heliotypography * * * heˈliotypy / tī pi/ noun A photomechanical process in which the gelatine relief is itself used to print from • • • Main Entry: ↑helio …   Useful english dictionary

  • Heliotype — He li*o*type, n. [Helio + type.] A picture obtained by the process of heliotypy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Heliotypic — He li*o*typ ic, a. Relating to, or obtained by, heliotypy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eliotipia — e·lio·ti·pì·a s.f. 1. TS tipogr. → fototipia 2. TS fotogr. procedimento un tempo usato per ottenere copie da un negativo mediante esposizione alla luce solare {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: av. 1886. ETIMO: comp. di elio e tipia, cfr. ingl. heliotypy …   Dizionario italiano

  • heliotype — /ˈhiliətaɪp/ (say heeleeuhtuyp) noun 1. a picture or print produced by a photomechanical process in which the impression in ink is taken directly from a prepared gelatine film which has been exposed under a negative. 2. Also, heliotypy… …   Australian English dictionary

  • heliotype — [hē′lē ō tīp΄] n. [ HELIO + TYPE] COLLOTYPE heliotypy n …   English World dictionary

  • -typy — ˌtīpē, d.əpē, pi noun combining form ( es) Etymology: type (I) + y : condition, process, or art related to or involving the use of (such) a type heliotypy …   Useful english dictionary

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