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{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A facsimile, for use in printing, of a block or type, an engraving, or the like created by a particular process (from which it gets its name)

Usage examples (37)
  • They arrived there in 1865 and extensive work began, including replacement of a large portion of the decorative elements with copper electrotypes.
  • Palmer, who then made an ordinary electrotype of the engraving.
  • One of the most usual of these is that of making an electrotype.
  • Printed from new electrotype plates from the last English Edition. for more
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