chromolithography


chromolithography
chromolithographer, n.chromolithographic /kroh'meuh lith'euh graf"ik/, adj.
/kroh'moh li thog"reuh fee/, n.
the process of lithographing in colors from a series of plates or stones.
[1830-40; CHROMO- + LITHOGRAPHY]

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  • chromolithography — noun see chromolithograph …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • chromolithography — noun A form of lithography for printing pictures in colour …   Wiktionary

  • Chromolithography — Хромолитография (процесс); Хромолитография (отпечаток), цветная фотография …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • chromolithography —    A lithographic process using several stones or plates one for each color, printed in register. The result is color prints, to be distinguished from colored prints that have the color hand applied after printing …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • chromolithography — chro·mo·lithography …   English syllables

  • chromolithography — chro•mo•li•thog•ra•phy [[t]ˌkroʊ moʊ lɪˈθɒg rə fi[/t]] n. pri fia the process of lithographing in colors from a series of plates or stones • Etymology: 1830–40 chro mo•li•thog′ra•pher, n. chro mo•lith o•graph′ic əˈgræf ɪk adj …   From formal English to slang

  • chromolithography — /ˌkroʊmoʊləˈθɒgrəfi/ (say .krohmohluh thogruhfee) noun the process of lithographing in colours. –chromolithographer, noun –chromolithographic /ˌkroʊmoʊlɪθəˈgræfɪk/ (say .krohmohlithuh grafik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • chromolithography — noun single or multi color lithography • Hypernyms: ↑lithography …   Useful english dictionary