Duotone 

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A two-color halftone produced by overprinting two halftone screens made from the same photograph (usually a black-and-white photograph), as a means of generating a monochromatic image with a full range of tonal gradations. In …

Duplex

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In printing, the placement of images on both sides of a substrate. The term duplex also refers to any substrate which possesses a different color or surface characteristic on each side, …

Durability

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A paper property that measures the extent to which a paper will retain its chemical, structural, and optical properties over time with continued handling (in contrast to permanence, which merely describes …

Dye 

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A coloring material used in printing inks, distinguished from a pigment by its vehicle-solubility, which pigments lack. Dyes, though more commonly used in the coloring of textiles, are frequently used in inks to …

Dye Emulsion 

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A type of screen printing emulsion ink used for printing on textiles in which the colorant is a dye rather than a pigment.

Dye Ink 

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A type of screen printing ink used in the printing of textiles consisting of dyes (rather than pigments) dispersed in a vehicle of inert thickening agents. Also known as a dye paste.