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DRY COLOUR [1 record]

Record 1 2015-11-02

English

Subject field(s)
  • Inks and Colour Reproduction (Graphic Arts)
DEF

A pigment in powder form.

CONT

In one method, the traditional, the water is removed by filtration and the pigment is dried until it becomes a powder. It is then known as a "dry colour."

Key term(s)
  • dry color

French

Domaine(s)
  • Encres et couleurs (Industrie graphique)
DEF

Pigment pulvérulent insoluble, utilisé dans la fabrication de l'encre d'imprimerie et qui lui donne sa couleur.

Spanish

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