Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A photographic positive taken on a thin plate of japanned iron; a ferrotype.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Same as ferrotype.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun An early, remarkably durable form of photograph (technically a photographic negative), printed on a tin plate, then varnished.

Etymologies

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From tin + type.

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