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dis'charge print"ing




a fabric-printing method in which the material is dyed and then certain areas are discharged so as to permit the original hue or its color replacement to act as a pattern against the colored ground. Also called extract printing. Cf. resist printing.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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