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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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An integrated PPG TOUCHMIX Express touchscreen computer with PPG PAINTMANAGER XI color management software displays the correct color formula, with the user loading the required tinter, additive and thinner bottles into the dispensing rack in any sequence.
While there, I met two Hartford Chapter members (Lynn Tinter and Christine West), and I couldn't quite understand their level of excitement about IMA even though I had joined in 1996.
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.
If individuals have more than one disability, the most severe disability is assessed first, followed by an increase in the total level of impairment in daily functioning because of the additional disabilities (Tinter, 2011).
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.
Now at last there is an informed and informative biography of Georg Tinter. "Out of Time: The Vexed Life of Georg Tintner" by Tanya Buchdahl Tintner, his third wife and widow.
Angerer, A., 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.com