chromolithography


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.

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  • Chromolithography — Chro mo*li*thog ra*phy, n. Lithography adapted to printing in inks of various colors. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chromolithography — This article is about the print making method. For the Felipe Alfau novel, see Felipe Alfau. Folding Card, The Old Woman Who Lived in A Shoe, 6 April 1883 …   Wikipedia

  • chromolithography — noun see chromolithograph …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 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] * * * …   Universalium

  • 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 — 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