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- n. Whole or partial reversal of tone in a negative or photographic print, such that dark areas appear light or vice versa.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Injury of a photographic picture caused by exposing it for too long a time to the sun's light in the camera; burning; excessive insolation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Exposure to the action of the rays of the sun.
- n. In photography, the injurious effects produced on a negative by over-exposing it in the camera to the light of the sun, as blurring of outlines, obliteration of high lights, loss of relief, etc.; also, the effects on a print resulting from over-printing the sensitized paper or other medium.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. exposure to the rays of the sun
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