cyanotype etymology

English word cyanotype comes from English -type, English cyano-

Detailed word origin of cyanotype

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-type English (eng) (biology) Used to form words referring to groups of organisms characterized by the presence of a specific feature. Impressed form; stamp; print. Typical form.
cyano- English (eng) (chemistry) derived from cyanogen or cyanide. Dark blue-green in colour.
cyanotype English (eng) (countable) A photographic print produced by means of this process.. (uncountable) An early photographic process employing paper sensitized with a cyanide.

Words with the same origin as cyanotype

Descendants of -type
Descendants of cyano-