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tint

1. a shade of a colour, esp a pale one
2. a colour that is softened or desaturated by the addition of white

tint

[′tint]
(graphic arts)
An even tone area on a printed page, often produced by screening black or a color to give a lighter shade.
(optics)
The mixture of a pure color with white.

tint

A light color made by mixing a small amount of the pure color with a large amount of white.

TINT

(1)
Interpreted version of JOVIAL.

[Sammet 1969, p. 528].

tint

(2)
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It is this method, which is used to produce lenses with uniform full tints or graduated tints.
Lakme Face Magic Skin Tints Cremeis a convenient, flawless and easy to use everyday product.
We've taken feedback from our customers and did extensive formula testing to ensure our new tints deliver more moisture for the lips and deliver better color payout.
He added that in April licensing officers became aware that a small number of vehicles have been submitted for test with windows tinted to a greater extent than is allowed by the licence condition but the level of tint was not correctly tested at the council's testing station.
Prospect Genius, the Internet advertising group that designed All County Window Tinting's Web site and online marketing campaign, is working with the window tint company to let locals know about this recent move.
The best of tints can offer upto about 65 per cent heat resistance within the permissible legal limits, which is good enough.
The demand rises by roughly 30 per cent, there are many first-timers and also a large number of those who change the tints," said Alex, who owns a garage in Al Rashidiya.
Police used a special device to measure the level of tint on vehicles stopped in an operation across Newcastle.
Most vehicles that have manufactured factory fitting tints are already on the limit and any further tinting makes windows illegal and drastically reduces visibility.
While the software used by many spectrocolorimeters contains helpful color-matching programs that can assist with color adjustments, most of these programs require inputting copious amounts of information about the paste formulations and the specific kinds of tints that exist for your particular product.
It is heat-stable to 525 F in masstone and tints and was developed for plastics packaging.
50) or Hard Candy's Hint Tint Tinted Moisturiser (pounds 9) from selected Debenhams and Boots, which has a matte finish to keep your face shine-free.