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polytype

polytype


  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Polytype  \Pol"y*type\,  n.  [Poly-  +  -type:  cf  F.  polytype,  a.] 
  (Print.) 
  A  cast,  or  facsimile  copy,  of  an  engraved  block,  matter  in 
  type  etc  --  {Pol"y*type},  a. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Polytype  \Pol"y*type\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {-typed};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {-typing}.]  (Print.) 
  To  produce  a  polytype  of  as  to  polytype  an  engraving. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Polytype  \Pol"y*type\,  n.  [Poly-  +  -type.]  (Print.) 
  A  cast,  or  facsimile  copy,  of  an  engraved  block,  matter  in 
  type  etc  (see  citation);  as  a  polytype  in  relief. 
 
  By  pressing  the  wood  cut  into  semifluid  metal,  an 
  intaglio  matrix  is  produced:  and  from  this  matrix,  in  a 
  similar  way  a  polytype  in  relief  is  obtained. 
  --Hansard. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Polytype  \Pol"y*type\,  a.  (Print.) 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  polytypes;  obtained  by  polytyping;  as  a 
  polytype  plate. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Polytype  \Pol"y*type\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Polytyped};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Polytyping}.]  (Print.) 
  To  produce  a  polytype  of  as  to  polytype  an  engraving.