- a process for producing permanent prints in a carbon pigment.
- a print made by this process.
OTHER WORDS FROM autotypeau·to·typ·ic [aw-tuh-tip-ik], /ˌɔ təˈtɪp ɪk/, adjectiveau·to·typ·y [aw-tuh-tahy-pee], /ˈɔ təˌtaɪ pi/, noun
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I had several reproductions made by the Autotype Company which I coloured myself, and eventually was 250 in pocket.Forty Years of 'Spy'|Leslie Ward
He also discovered the direct method of printing by the autotype process.Noteworthy Families (Modern Science)|Francis Galton and Edgar Schuster
Some are in brown, some in blue, reproduced by the Autotype Company.The Life of James McNeill Whistler|Elizabeth Robins Pennell
This discovery led to the invention of the Autotype, Woodburytype, Collotype, and other methods of photo-mechanical printing.The Evolution of Photography |John Werge
Autotype: any specimen identified by the describer as an illustration of his species and compared with the type or co-type.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith