Definition of collotype
1 : a photomechanical process for making prints directly from a hardened film of gelatin or other colloid that has ink-receptive and ink-repellent parts
2 : a print made by collotype
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In the 19th century, France said, new photographic methods emerged nearly every year: from daguerreotype to collotype, from paper negatives to glass negatives, from sheet film to roll film.
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Origin and Etymology of collotype
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1881See Words from the same year
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