electrotype


elec·tro·type

noun \i-ˈlek-trə-ˌtīp\

Definition of ELECTROTYPE

1
:  a duplicate printing surface made by an electroplating process
2
:  a copy (as of a coin) made by an electroplating process
electrotype transitive verb
elec·tro·typ·er \-ˌtī-pər\ noun

First Known Use of ELECTROTYPE

1840

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