from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To affect by exposing to the sun's rays.
- intransitive v. To be overexposed. Used of photographic film.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To subject to solarization.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To injure by too long exposure to the light of the sun in the camera; to burn.
- intransitive v. To become injured by undue or too long exposure to the sun's rays in the camera; -- an older term now replaced by overexpose.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In photography, to become injured by too long exposure to the action of light.
- To affect by sunlight: modify in some way by the action of solar rays.
- In photography, to affect injuriously by exposing too long to light.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. reverse some of the tones of (a negative or print) and introduce pronounced outlines of highlights, by exposing it briefly to light, then washing and redeveloping it
- v. overexpose to sunlight
- v. become overexposed
- v. expose to the rays of the sun or affect by exposure to the sun
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