Demitint

Demitint

Dem"i*tint`\, n. (Fine Arts) (a) That part of a painting, engraving, or the like, which is neither in full darkness nor full light. (b) The shade itself; neither the darkest nor the lightest in a composition. Also called half tint.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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