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tint

(tint),
A shade of color varying according to the amount of white admixed with the pigment.
[L. tingo, pp. tinctus, to dye]
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With the connivance and assistance of his wife he disguised himself, covered those keen eyes with tinted glasses, masked the face with a moustache and a pair of bushy whiskers, sunk that clear voice into an insinuating whisper, and doubly secure on account of the girl's short sight, he appears as Mr.
Farther on, he noticed a reddish tint, quite defined.
The sulphur coating of that island was gaudy in the extreme--all mingled together in the richest confusion were red, blue, brown, black, yellow, white--I do not know that there was a color, or shade of a color, or combination of colors, unrepresented--and when the sun burst through the morning mists and fired this tinted magnificence, it topped imperial Vesuvius like a jeweled crown!
It had the semblance of a pleasant meadow, whose slender grasses and whose velvety mosses were frosted with a shining dust, and tinted with palest green that deepened gradually to the darkest hue of the orange leaf, and deepened yet again into gravest brown, then faded into orange, then into brightest gold, and culminated in the delicate pink of a new-blown rose.
And now again the music swells, and the dreams live, and writhe to and fro more merrily than ever, taking hue from the many tinted windows through which stream the rays from the tripods.
Visibility tints--alternatively referred to as a handling tints--are tints derived from much less than 5% added colourant, making the lenses easier to see and handle.
Dubai: The revised federal traffic law allowing darker car window tints will help some motorists stay cooler this summer season.
The Motorway Police spokesman Naeem Siddiqui informed here on Thursday that since February 11 the plates and window tints from more than 4,500 vehicles had been removed.
According to Orbos, apart from addressing safety and security aspects, the regulation on car window tints will also help the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) in its implementation of the 'high-occupancy vehicle' (HOV) lane on Edsa.
Reading Dave Anderson's "Improve Your View" column in the April issue, I am struck by the writer's selection of lens tints for his shooting eyewear.
Ever since, titanate nanotubes (TiNts) have attracted both scientific and technological interest due to its unique combination of morphology, size, and functionality [8].
The landing page also highlights the SageGlass color palette, which includes clear, gray, bronze, green and blue tints that can complement PPGs performance-tinted glass to provide attractive and highly functional exterior glass building envelopes.