- the procedure of improving the performance of an engine by dismantling and then rebuilding the reciprocating parts so that they meet exact tolerances.
Origin of blueprinting
- to make a blueprint of or for.
Origin of blueprint
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- Also called: cyanotype a photographic print of plans, technical drawings, etc, consisting of white lines on a blue background
- an original plan or prototype that influences subsequent design or practicethe Montessori method was the blueprint for education in the 1940s
- (tr) to make a blueprint of (a plan)
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Word Origin and History for blueprinting
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