chromolithography

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chro·mo·li·thog·ra·phy

 (krō′mə-lĭ-thŏg′rə-fē)
n.
The art or process of printing color pictures from a series of stone or zinc plates by lithography.

chro′mo·li·thog′ra·pher n.
chro′mo·lith′o·graph′ic (-lĭth′ə-grăf′ĭk) adj.
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chromolithography

(ˌkrəʊməʊlɪˈθɒɡrəfɪ)
n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) the process of making coloured prints by lithography
ˌchromoliˈthographer n
chromolithographic adj
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chro•mo•li•thog•ra•phy

(ˌkroʊ moʊ lɪˈθɒg rə fi)

n.
the process of lithographing in colors from a series of plates or stones.
[1830–40]
chro`mo•li•thog′ra•pher, n.
chro`mo•lith`o•graph′ic (-əˈgræf ɪk) adj.
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chromolithography

a printing process by which colored lithographs are produced by a series of stone or zinc plates, each of which carries different portions of the picture to be printed, inked in different colors.
See also: Printing
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Noun1.chromolithography - single- or multi-color lithography
lithography - a method of planographic printing from a metal or stone surface
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