wash-off relief

noun

Definition of wash-off relief

: an image in relief in color photography produced by hardening the exposed portions of a usually gelatinous colloid layer and washing off the unhardened portions (as with hot water)

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“Wash-off relief.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wash-off%20relief. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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