colour separation


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colour separation

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color separation

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(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) printing the division of a coloured original into cyan, magenta, yellow, and black so that plates may be made for print reproduction. Separation may be achieved by electronic scanning or by photographic techniques using filters to isolate each colour
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