Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. That part of a painting, engraving, etc. which is neither in full darkness nor full light.
  • n. The shade itself; neither the darkest nor the lightest in a composition.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. That part of a painting, engraving, or the like, which is neither in full darkness nor full light.
  • n. The shade itself; neither the darkest nor the lightest in a composition. Also called half tint.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In painting, a gradation of color between positive light and positive shade. Commonly called half-tint.

Etymologies

demi- +‎ tint (Wiktionary)

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