line cut

noun Printing.

an engraving consisting only of lines or areas that are solid black or white.Compare halftone(def 2).

Origin of line cut

First recorded in 1900–05 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for line cut

  • The technique of the printing art—type faces, paper, printing processes, half-tones and line-cut illustrations—is discussed.