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duotone

adjective duo·tone \ ˈd(y)üəˌtōn \
variants: or duotoned \-nd\

Definition of duotone

: having or yielding two tones or colors

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Origin and Etymology of duotone

duo- + tone or -toned


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duotone

noun \ " \

Definition of duotone

plural -s
: a process for making prints typically in two shades of the same color or in black and one tint by the use of two halftone plates made with the screen set at two different angles
  • duotone plates
  • duotone illustrations
; also : a print made by this process

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