Wash-off
Wash-off Wash"-off`, a. (Calico Printing) Capable of being washed off; not permanent or durable; -- said of colors not fixed by steaming or otherwise. [1913 Webster]

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  • wash off — verb remove by the application of water or other liquid and soap or some other cleaning agent he washed the dirt from his coat The nurse washed away the blood Can you wash away the spots on the windows? he managed to wash out the stains • Syn:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • wash off — phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms wash off : present tense I/you/we/they wash off he/she/it washes off present participle washing off past tense washed off past participle washed off if you wash dirt off something, or if dirt… …   English dictionary

  • wash off — phr verb Wash off is used with these nouns as the object: ↑dirt, ↑grime, ↑make up …   Collocations dictionary

  • wash off — See wash away …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • wash-off — …   Useful english dictionary

  • wash-off relief — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : an image in relief in color photography produced by hardening the exposed portions of a usually gelatinous colloid layer and washing off the unhardened portions (as with hot water) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wash-off film — Плёнка, обрабатываемая вымыванием …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Wash-off relief film — Плёнка для получения рельефа вымыванием …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Wash-off relief method — Способ вымывного рельефа …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • wash — wash1 W3S1 [wɔʃ US wo:ʃ, wa:ʃ] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(wash something)¦ 2¦(wash yourself)¦ 3¦(flow)¦ 4 something doesn t/won t wash (with somebody) 5 wash your hands of something 6 wash your mouth out! 7 wash well Phrasal verbs  wash something<=>away… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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