Definition of Photographic plate

1. Noun. A flat sheet of metal or glass on which a photographic image can be recorded.

Exact synonyms: Plate
Specialized synonyms: Quarter Plate
Generic synonyms: Flat Solid, Sheet



Definition of Photographic plate

1. Noun. an early form of photographic material, in which the photosensitive emulsion was applied to a glass plate; latterly only used by astronomers ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Photographic Plate

photographeress
photographeresses
photographers
photographic
photographic artist
photographic camera
photographic emulsion
photographic equipment
photographic film
photographic interpretation
photographic interpretations
photographic material
photographic memories
photographic memory
photographic paper
photographic plate (current term)
photographic print
photographica
photographical
photographically
photographies
photographing
photographist
photographists
photographometer
photographometers
photographs
photography
photogravure
photogravures

Literary usage of Photographic plate

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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1900)
"The substances which produce on a photographic plate these results so strongly resembling those produced by light, are, some of them, metallic, while others ..."

2. Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society by Cambridge Philosophical Society (1898)
"(4) On the effect of zinc and other metals on a photographic plate. By Professor JJ THOMSON. In the course of a discussion at the Cavendish Physical Society ..."

3. Report of the Annual Meeting (1899)
"The action on the photographic plate which is exerted by uranium and its compounds, by zinc nnd several other metals, as -well as by a number of organic ..."

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