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  • n. A talbotype

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A method of taking photographic pictures, on paper sensitized with iodide of silver; -- also called Talbotype, from the inventor, Mr. Fox. Talbot.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A photographic process devised by Fox Talbot about 1840, but not now in use.

Etymologies

From Ancient Greek κάλο, "good", and τύπος, "impression". (Wiktionary)

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