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Ozalid

[oz-uh-lid]
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Trademark.
  1. a process for reproducing line drawings, manuscripts, and the like on a sensitized paper developed by ammonia vapor.
noun
  1. (sometimes lowercase) a reproduction made by this process.
adjective
  1. (sometimes lowercase) of or relating to the Ozalid process.
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Historical Examples

  • He spent the next two hours in the ozalid room, leafing through the print files.

    Felony

    James Causey


British Dictionary definitions for ozalid

Ozalid

noun
  1. trademark a method of duplicating typematter, illustrations, etc, when printed on translucent paper. It is used for proofing
  2. a reproduction produced by this method

Word Origin

C20: formed by reversing diazo and inserting l
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