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chromolithograph

[ kroh-muh-lith-uh-graf, -grahf ]
/ ˌkroʊ məˈlɪθ əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /
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noun
a picture produced by chromolithography.
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Also called chromo.

Origin of chromolithograph

First recorded in 1855–60; chromo- + lithograph
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How to use chromolithograph in a sentence

  • A dark green pine, a brown chlet, and a white peak may do very well in a German chromolithograph.

    Italian Alps|Douglas William Freshfield
  • The Academy would reject the picture for a chromolithograph.

    From Sea to Sea|Rudyard Kipling
  • In the original edition of Sleeman a chromolithograph of the gateway is inserted.

British Dictionary definitions for chromolithograph

chromolithograph
/ (ˌkrəʊməʊˈlɪθəˌɡrɑːf, -ˌɡræf) /

noun
a picture produced by chromolithography
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