• Definition for "dry plate"
    • a glass plate having a dry layer responsive…
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dry plate definition

  • adjective:
    • a glass plate having a dry layer responsive to light, where photographic negatives or pictures are made, without moistening.
  • noun:
    • an old photographic technique which used a glass plate coated with a light-sensitive gelatinous emulsion
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