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nickeltype

noun nick·el·type \ ˈnikəlˌtīp \

Definition of nickeltype

: a nickelfaced electrotype made usually by first electrodepositing nickel and then thinly coating on the back with copper prior to backing with lead called also steelfaced electrotype

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Origin and Etymology of nickeltype

1nickel + electrotype


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nickeltype

verb \ " \

Definition of nickeltype

transitive verb
: to make a nickeltype from (a printing surface)
intransitive verb
: to be reproducible by nickeltyping

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