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autotype

(ˈɔːtəˌtaɪp)
n
1. (Photography) a photographic process for producing prints in black and white, using a carbon pigment
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) an exact copy of a manuscript, etc; facsimile
autotypic adj
ˈautoˌtypy n
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autotype

1. a photographic process in which pictures are produced in one color or shades of one color by the use of a carbon pigment. Also called autotypy.
2. the picture so created.
See also: Photography
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.autotype - process for producing permanent prints in a carbon pigment
photography - the process of producing images of objects on photosensitive surfaces
2.autotype - an exact copy or reproductionautotype - an exact copy or reproduction  
copy - a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing; "she made a copy of the designer dress"; "the clone was a copy of its ancestor"
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COOTE, Charles Henry (1898), Autotype facsimiles of three mappemondes: with an introduction, including a short notice on Desceliers ' later mappemonde of 1553, [Aberdeen].
Another very interesting security feature of KeePass has to be its AutoType feature that helps protect against keylogging.
Since linear wood engraving could not reproduce the tonal qualities of his drawings, the artist experimented with lithography and, later, autotype, but was never able to find an adequate reproductive process.
Chippenham based, Fascia Graphics is working closely with PowerOasis, a leader in the area of remote base station power, and MACDERMID AUTOTYPE, manufacturer of hardcoated films.
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The launch will be held in partnership with NanoCentral and among the scheduled speakers will be Andrew Jackson of Information Research, Derek Illsley of Sun Chemical, Professor Stephen Abbott formerly of MacDermid Autotype and Trevor Rhodes of Harman Technology Limited.
The screen mesh used for the artwork screens was 77T, with an indirect emulsion (Autotype Novastar) for crisp sharp linework reproduction.
Since the completion of the MBO and the resulting delisting, the group has focused on home consumer products following a number of strategic disposals, most recently the 2005 sale of its autotype division.
Each Wincharger unit came with a propeller, air-cooled generator, autotype brake and instrument panel.
An AutoType function cuts down on data entry by automatically entering names, addresses or any other data.
The substrate was a polyester flexible film (Autostat HT5) obtained from Autotype Italia.