Photozincography

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Photozincography A process, analogous to photolithography, for reproducing photographed impressions transferred to zinc plate.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n photozincography A process of photo-engraving analogous to photolithography, but having the matrix formed on a plate of zinc instead of a lithographic stone; also, photo-etching executed on zinc. Also photozincotypy.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Photozincography fō-tō-zing-kog′ra-fi the process of engraving on zinc by taking an impression by photography and etching with acids
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Photo-, + zincography,