heliotype definition

  • noun:
    • A photomechanically created dish for images or kind produced by exposing a gelatin movie under a negative, hardening it with chrome alum, and printing right as a result.
    • the entire process of creating a heliotype.
    • an image gotten because of the means of heliotypy.
    • an image obtained by the procedure of heliotypy.
    • A picture or print produced by the entire process of heliotypy; additionally, the procedure itself.
    • duplicator consisting of a gelatin dish from which ink are taken to make a duplicate
  • others:
    • Of or with respect to heliotypy or its procedures or outcome. Additionally heliotypic.—Heliotype procedure. See heliotypy.
    • To produce a heliotype image of.
    • To practise heliotypy; produce a photo by direct impression in printing-ink.

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