Squeegee roller
Squeegee roller Squeegee roller A small India-rubber roller with a handle, used esp. in printing and photography as a squeegee. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • squeegee — I. noun also squilgee Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1844 a blade of leather or rubber set on a handle and used for spreading, pushing, or wiping liquid material on, across, or off a surface (as a window); also a smaller similar device or a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • squeegee — [ skwi:dʒi:] noun a scraping implement with a rubber edged blade, typically used for cleaning windows. ↘a similar small instrument or roller used especially in developing photographs. verb (squeegees, squeegeeing, squeegeed) clean or scrape with… …   English new terms dictionary

  • squeegee — n. & v. n. 1 a rubber edged implement set on a long handle and used for cleaning windows, etc. 2 a small similar instrument or roller used in photography. v.tr. (squeegees, squeegeed) treat with a squeegee. Etymology: squeege, strengthened form… …   Useful english dictionary

  • printing — /prin ting/, n. 1. the art, process, or business of producing books, newspapers, etc., by impression from movable types, plates, etc. 2. the act of a person or thing that prints. 3. words, symbols, etc., in printed form. 4. printed material. 5.… …   Universalium

  • Screen-printing — is a printing technique that uses a woven mesh to support an ink blocking stencil. The attached stencil forms open areas of mesh that transfer ink as a sharp edged image onto a substrate. A roller or squeegee is moved across the screen stencil… …   Wikipedia

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  • printmaking — /print may king/, n. the art or technique of making prints, esp. as practiced in engraving, etching, drypoint, woodcut or serigraphy. [1925 30; PRINT + MAKING] * * * Art form consisting of the production of images, usually on paper but… …   Universalium

  • textile — /teks tuyl, til/, n. 1. any cloth or goods produced by weaving, knitting, or felting. 2. a material, as a fiber or yarn, used in or suitable for weaving: Glass can be used as a textile. adj. 3. woven or capable of being woven: textile fabrics. 4 …   Universalium

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