Definition of autotype in English:

autotype

Line breaks: auto|type
Pronunciation: /ˈɔːtə(ʊ)tʌɪp
 
/

noun

1A facsimile.
More 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.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day glee
Pronunciation: gliː
noun
great delight, especially from one's own good fortune…