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autochrome

[aw-tuh-krohm] /ˈɔ təˌkroʊm/
noun, Photography.
1.
a material once used for color photography, consisting of a photographic emulsion applied over a multicolored screen of minute starch grains dyed red, green, and blue-violet.
Origin of autochrome
1905-1910
First recorded in 1905-10; auto-1 + -chrome
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