a suffix representing type (prototype), especially in names of photographic processes: ferrotype.
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British Dictionary definitions for -type
noun, combining form
type or formarchetype
printing type or photographic processcollotype
Word Origin for -type
from Latin -typus, from Greek -typos, from tupos type
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