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silk screen

noun

: a method of printing in which ink or paint is forced through a stretched piece of silk cloth

: a print that is made by silk screen

Full Definition of SILK SCREEN

:  a stencil process in which coloring matter is forced onto the material to be printed through the meshes of a silk or organdy screen so prepared as to have pervious printing areas and impervious nonprinting areas; also :  a print made by this process
silk–screen transitive verb
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Examples of SILK SCREEN

  1. artists who work in silk screen
  2. He decorated the office with paintings and silkscreens.

First Known Use of SILK SCREEN

1930

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