reflection density


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reflection density

n
(General Physics) physics a measure of the extent to which a surface reflects light or other electromagnetic radiation, equal to the logarithm to base ten of the reciprocal of the reflectance. Symbol: D Former name: optical density
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Imaging grey scale: Kodak grey scale reflection density guide, 24 step defined, (Kodak Q 16 target), whose density range is similar to output profile device range.
56 on Printing Inks, ASTM D 7305, "Test Method for Reflection Density of Printed Matter," is designed to help achieve consistent color reproduction of printed color on flat surfaces.
56 on Printing Inks is working on a number of revisions and also new methods for the emulsification assessment of lithographic inks and for measuring reflection density of printed matter.