Definition of autotype in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɔːtə(ʊ)tʌɪp/


1A facsimile.
Example sentences
  • Also known as autotypes, carbon printing was first patented in 1855 by Alphone Poitevin.
  • Photographs and autotypes should be submitted in high resolution TIFF or JPG format.
  • This set of engravings and autotypes was assembled from various sources during the early part of the 20th century.
2 [mass noun] A photographic printing process for monochrome reproduction.

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