gelatin process

noun

: any of various processes involving the use of gelatin: such as
a
: a photographic process in which gelatin is used as the dispersing vehicle for the sensitive silver salts
b
: a printing process for reproducing pictures or drawings based upon the action of light on a bichromated gelatin film compare aquatone, carbon process
c
: a method of producing facsimile copies of a written or drawn original with a pad of gelatin (as in a hectograph)

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“Gelatin process.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gelatin%20process. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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