resist printing


a fabric-printing method in which a dye-resistant substance is applied to certain specified areas of the material prior to immersion in a dye bath and subsequently removed so as to permit the original hue to act as a pattern against the colored ground.

Nearby words

  1. resinous,
  2. resinously,
  3. resiny,
  4. resipiscence,
  5. resist,
  6. resistance,
  7. resistance level,
  8. resistance plasmid,
  9. resistance thermometer,
  10. resistance training Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019