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[kroh-muh-lith-uh-graf, -grahf]
  1. a picture produced by chromolithography.
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Origin of chromolithograph

First recorded in 1855–60; chromo- + lithograph
Also called chromo.
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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


  1. a picture produced by chromolithography
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