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three-color

[three-kuhl-er] /ˈθriˌkʌl ər/
adjective
1.
having or characterized by the use of three colors.
2.
noting or pertaining to a photomechanical process for making reproductions of paintings, artwork, etc., usually by making three printing plates, each corresponding to a primary color, by the halftone process, and printing superimposed impressions from these plates in three correspondingly colored inks.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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