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[hee-lee-uh-tahyp] /ˈhi li əˌtaɪp/

noun, verb, heliotyped, heliotyping.
Also called heliotypy. a printing process in which an impression is taken in ink from a gelatine surface that has been exposed under a negative and prepared for printing
the gelatine plate produced by such a process
a print produced from such a plate


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