Definition of panotype in English:

panotype

(also pannotype)

noun

Photography
historical
  • A photograph formed on a leather background by the collodion process.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Edward H. Knight (1824–1883), patent lawyer and expert in mechanics. From French pannotype from classical Latin pannus + French type.

Pronunciation

panotype

/ˈpanə(ʊ)tʌɪp/