clipping path

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clipping path

A silhouette of an area that serves as a mask. Only that portion within the clipping path (mask) appears when placed into another application or combined with another image. The area outside the clipping path becomes transparent.
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Reportedly offering easy drag-and-drop editing of mold components, Quick-Split allows users to view a cross section of the part by simply invoking a clip plane. Quick-Split also provides flexible split options--curve, vertical plane, or silhouette.