contact print
noun Date: 1890 a photographic print made with the negative in contact with the sensitized paper, plate, or film

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • contact print — n. a photographic print made with the negative pressed against a photosensitive surface …   English World dictionary

  • Contact print — For the photolithography technique, see contact lithography. An example of a contact print from small format film strips intended for image review. A contact print is a photographic image produced from film; sometimes from a film negative, and… …   Wikipedia

  • contact print — kontaktinis atspaudas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Kopija, padaryta iš negatyvo arba diapozityvo jautriai medžiagai tiesiogiai kontaktuojant su šviesa. atitikmenys: angl. contact print pranc. tirage contact …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • contact print — con′tact print n. pht a photographic print made by placing a negative directly in contact with sensitized paper, with their emulsion surfaces facing, and exposing them to light Compare projection print …   From formal English to slang

  • contact print — Photog. a photographic print made by placing a negative directly in contact with sensitized paper, with their emulsion surfaces facing, and exposing them to light. Cf. projection print. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • contact print — noun a print made by exposing a photosensitive surface to direct contact with a photographic negative • Hypernyms: ↑print …   Useful english dictionary

  • contact print — A print made from a negative or a diapositive in direct contact with sensitized material …   Military dictionary

  • contact-print — conˈtact print transitive verb • • • Main Entry: ↑contact …   Useful english dictionary

  • contact print —    A print made by exposing photographic paper while it is held tightly against the negative. Images in the print will be the same size as those in the negative …   Forensic science glossary

  • contact print — /ˈkɒntækt prɪnt/ (say kontakt print) noun a photographic print made by placing a negative upon sensitised paper, and exposing to light …   Australian English dictionary

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