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English definition of “halftone”

halftone

noun [C or U] (PRINTING)    /ˌhɑːfˈtəʊn/ US  /ˈhæf.toʊn/
(a method of printing) a picture built up from a pattern of very small black spotsPrinting and word processing
(Definition of halftone noun (PRINTING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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