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chromolithograph

[kroh-muh-lith-uh-graf, -grahf] /ˌkroʊ məˈlɪθ əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/
noun
1.
a picture produced by chromolithography.
Also called chromo.
Origin of chromolithograph
1855-1860
First recorded in 1855-60; chromo- + lithograph
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Examples from the Web for chromolithograph
Historical Examples
  • The Academy would reject the picture for a chromolithograph.

    From Sea to Sea Rudyard Kipling
  • A dark green pine, a brown chlet, and a white peak may do very well in a German chromolithograph.

    Italian Alps

    Douglas William Freshfield
  • In the original edition of Sleeman a chromolithograph of the gateway is inserted.

British Dictionary definitions for chromolithograph

chromolithograph

/ˌkrəʊməʊˈlɪθəˌɡrɑːf; -ˌɡræf/
noun
1.
a picture produced by chromolithography
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