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line cut

noun, Printing.
an engraving consisting only of lines or areas that are solid black or white.
Compare halftone (def 2).
Origin of line cut
1900-05 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • The technique of the printing art—type faces, paper, printing processes, half-tones and line-cut illustrations—is discussed.

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