dot etching


noun Printing.

a method of making corrections in halftone positives or negatives by using chemicals to reduce the size of halftone dots.

Nearby words

  1. dost,
  2. dostoevsky,
  3. dostoyevsky, feodor,
  4. dot,
  5. dot ball,
  6. dot matrix,
  7. dot product,
  8. dot the i's and cross the t's,
  9. dot-com,
  10. dot-coms

Origin of dot etching

First recorded in 1945–50

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