Solarizing
Solarize So"lar*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Solarized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Solarizing}.] (Photog.) To injure by too long exposure to the light of the sun in the camera; to burn. [1913 Webster]

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  • solarizing — solarize (Amer.) so·lar·ize || səʊlÉ™raɪz v. damage by overexposing to sunlight (of a photographic negative); expose to the effects of the sun (also solarise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Solarize — So lar*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Solarized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Solarizing}.] (Photog.) To injure by too long exposure to the light of the sun in the camera; to burn. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Solarized — Solarize So lar*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Solarized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Solarizing}.] (Photog.) To injure by too long exposure to the light of the sun in the camera; to burn. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • solarization — noun Date: 1853 1. a reversal of gradation in a photographic image obtained by intense or continued exposure 2. an act or process of solarizing …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Soil solarization — is an environmentally friendly method of using solar power for controlling disease agents in the soil by mulching the soil, usually with a transparent polyethylene cover.It may also describe methods of decontaminating soil using sunlight or solar …   Wikipedia

  • solarize — solarization, n. /soh leuh ruyz /, v., solarized, solarizing. v.t. 1. Photog. to reverse (an image) partially, as from negative to positive, by exposure to light during development. 2. to adapt (a building) to the use of solar energy: We hope to… …   Universalium

  • solarize — [sō′lər īz΄] vt. solarized, solarizing 1. to affect by exposing to the light and heat of the sun 2. to overexpose (a photographic film or plate) deliberately during developing to create special effects vi. to become injured by such overexposure… …   English World dictionary

  • solarisation — noun exposure to the rays of the sun • Syn: ↑solarization • Derivationally related forms: ↑solarise, ↑solarize (for: ↑solarization) • Hypernyms: ↑exposure …   Useful english dictionary

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