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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any of a number of processes by which an impression from an engraved plate is obtained in relief, to be used for printing on an ordinary printing press.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of a number of processes by which an impression from an engraved plate is obtained in relief, to be used for printing on an ordinary printing press.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A process for obtaining casts in relief from engravings.

Etymologies

chemical + -type. (Wiktionary)

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