electrotypic


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e·lec·tro·type

 (ĭ-lĕk′trə-tīp′)
n.
1. A metal plate used in letterpress printing, made by electroplating a lead or plastic mold of the page to be printed.
2. The process of making an electrotype.

e·lec′tro·type′ v.
e·lec′tro·typ′er n.
e·lec′tro·typ′ic (-trō-tĭp′ĭk) adj.

electrotypic

(ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈtɪpɪk)
adj
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) relating to, or resulting from, electrotypy
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