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halftone

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English

Noun

Singular
halftone

Plural
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halftone ({{{1}}})
  1. (music) Half the interval between two notes on a scale.
  2. (printing) A picture made by using the process of half-toning.

Synonyms

Translations

(music) half the interval between two notes
(printing) picture made by half-toning

Verb

Infinitive
to halftone

Third person singular
halfton

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to halftone (third-person singular simple present halfton, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To reproduce a photograph or other continuous tone image by the use of dots of various sizes.

References

  • OED2

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