electrotint

/ (ɪˈlɛktrəʊˌtɪnt) /

noun

a printing block made by drawing on a metal plate with varnish and electrolytically depositing a layer of metal on the nonvarnished areas of the plate

Nearby words

  1. electrotherapist,
  2. electrotherapy,
  3. electrothermal,
  4. electrothermal printer,
  5. electrotin,
  6. electrotonus,
  7. electrotropism,
  8. electrotype,
  9. electrotypy,
  10. electrovalence

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