aquatone

noun
aq·​ua·​tone | \ ˈakwəˌtōn, ˈäk- \
plural -s

Definition of aquatone

1 : an offset printing method utilizing a gelatin-coated zinc plate hardened and sensitized to print type, line illustrations, and fine-screen halftones
2 : a print produced by aquatone

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“Aquatone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aquatone. Accessed 14 Jul. 2020.

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