chromatone process

chro·​ma·​tone process | \ ˈkrōməˌtōn- \

Definition of chromatone process

: a photographic color process in which three colored images are formed separately by toning, stripped from their special paper, and superimposed in register

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History and Etymology for chromatone process

Greek chrōma color + English tone

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“Chromatone process.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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