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1. A shade of a color, especially a pale or delicate variation.
2. A gradation of a color made by adding white to it to lessen its saturation.
3. A barely detectable amount or degree; a trace.
4. A shaded effect in engraving produced by fine, close, parallel lines.
5. Printing A panel of light color on which matter in another color is to be printed, as in an illustration.
6. A dye for the hair.
tr. & intr.v. tint·ed, tint·ing, tints
To give a tint to or take on a tint.

[Alteration of tinct.]

tint′er n.
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Noun1.tinter - a hairdresser who tints hair
hairdresser, hairstylist, styler, stylist - someone who cuts or beautifies hair
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Gaskill and Cowgill, (10) Gaskill, Cowgill, and Many, (11) and Gaskill, Cowgill, and Tinter (12) examined the voice use of various groups of university students through dosimetry, activity logs, self-ratings of voice quality, and clinical examinations.
We hear too the elder mystic who might be a madman, who first appears as Bynum in Joe Tinter, and is a symbol of stubborn justice as Hambone in Two Trains Running, only to turn into the drunken wreck of Hedley in Seven Guitars, the Christian prophet Stool Pigeon in King Hedley 11, the nearly immortal.
Solsperse M Series hyperdispersants are designed for formulation of universal colorants with the broadest range of compatibility allowing rationalization of tinter inventories.
Daher tinter andern auch das harte Urtheil fiber Pergolesi's beruhmtes Mahal mater, das damals noch weniger das meinige seyn konnte, als es jetzt bey reiferen Einsichten das meinige geworden ist.
For those patients who do use a screen on a regular basis, Mr Houghton recommends they use a piece of software called Screen Tinter from Thomson Software Solutions.
An accomplished freelance classical music writer and editor, Tany Tinter has written a 430 page compendium of a man who began composing music at the age of six, an orchestra conductor at nineteen, escaped what was to become the Nazi holocaust in 1938, struggled to make a living for himself in New Zealand, Australia, Sought Africa, England, and finally moving to Canada at the age of seventy.
1975a, AVB tinter Gesichtspunkten der Versicherungsaufsicht, Zeitschrift ffdr die gesamte Versicherungswissenschaft, 64: 197-209.
Drighlington gradually began to get a grip of the game but, despite some very intricate passing and moving, they were unable to trouble the Highlanders goal as Jack Tinter, Oliver Roberts, Jay Schofield and Lewis Peters set up an impressive defensive barrier.
Untersuchung zur Ermittlung des Anwendungsnutzens von Weleda Heuschnupfenspray tinter besonderer Berucksichtigung der dynamik.
Contact: Brent Tinter 310-663-0623 or E-mail: brentt@infocastevents.
The paint department received a major facelift with the addition of a paint counter, more shelving and a new automatic tinter and shaker to streamline paint tinting.
Peter Nicholson Age 21 Windscreen fitter and tinter Club champion, Vicars Cross Handicap, plus-1 Are you a sports person?