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dry mounting

  1. the technique of fastening a print, photograph, or the like to a board by using a heated thermoplastic tissue as an adhesive.
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Origin of dry mounting

First recorded in 1900–05
Related formsdry-mount·ed, adjective
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Examples from the Web for dry mounting

Historical Examples

  • Dry-mounting tissue is well adapted to mounting single illustrations but not groups of figures.

    The Preparation of Illustrations for Reports of the United States Geological Survey

    John L. Ridgway