aquatint

noun aqua·tint \ ˈa-kwə-ˌtint , ˈä- \

Definition of aquatint

:a method of etching a printing plate so that tones similar to watercolor washes can be reproduced; also :a print made from a plate so etched

aquatint

transitive verb

aquatinter

noun

aquatintist

play \-ˌtin-tist\ noun

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Origin and Etymology of aquatint

Italian acqua tinta dyed water


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