- a typewriterlike machine for embossing letters upon thin sheets of metal, as for use in an addressing machine.
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Another extra plate, a drawing by Helen J. Miles, 'given as an example of graphotype,' is not without technical interest.
Yet, undoubtedly, graphotype set people on the track of process-work.
The principle of the graphotype process, it is said, was discovered accidentally.
With the graphotype, address plates for changes and additions could be made at almost typewriter speed.The Wonder Book of Knowledge