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wa·ter·mark

 (wô′tər-märk′, wŏt′ər-)
n.
1.
a. A mark showing the greatest height to which water has risen.
b. A line indicating the heights of high and low tide.
2.
a. A translucent design impressed on paper during manufacture and visible when the paper is held to the light.
b. The metal pattern that produces this design.
3. Information directly encoded into the data portion of an image, video, or audio file that identifies the copyright owner or a licensed user. In image or video files, a watermark may be either visible or invisible.
tr.v. wa·ter·marked, wa·ter·mark·ing, wa·ter·marks
1. To mark (paper) with a watermark.
2. To impress (a pattern or design) as a watermark.
3. To insert (a digital file) with a watermark.

watermark

(ˈwɔːtəˌmɑːk)
n
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a distinguishing mark impressed on paper during manufacture, visible when the paper is held up to the light
2. (Nautical Terms) another word for waterline1, waterline2
vb (tr)
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) to mark (paper) with a watermark

wa•ter•mark

(ˈwɔ tərˌmɑrk, ˈwɒt ər-)

n.
1. a figure or design impressed in some paper during manufacture, visible when the paper is held to the light.
v.t.
3. to mark (paper) with a watermark.
[1625–35]

watermark


Past participle: watermarked
Gerund: watermarking

Imperative
watermark
watermark
Present
I watermark
you watermark
he/she/it watermarks
we watermark
you watermark
they watermark
Preterite
I watermarked
you watermarked
he/she/it watermarked
we watermarked
you watermarked
they watermarked
Present Continuous
I am watermarking
you are watermarking
he/she/it is watermarking
we are watermarking
you are watermarking
they are watermarking
Present Perfect
I have watermarked
you have watermarked
he/she/it has watermarked
we have watermarked
you have watermarked
they have watermarked
Past Continuous
I was watermarking
you were watermarking
he/she/it was watermarking
we were watermarking
you were watermarking
they were watermarking
Past Perfect
I had watermarked
you had watermarked
he/she/it had watermarked
we had watermarked
you had watermarked
they had watermarked
Future
I will watermark
you will watermark
he/she/it will watermark
we will watermark
you will watermark
they will watermark
Future Perfect
I will have watermarked
you will have watermarked
he/she/it will have watermarked
we will have watermarked
you will have watermarked
they will have watermarked
Future Continuous
I will be watermarking
you will be watermarking
he/she/it will be watermarking
we will be watermarking
you will be watermarking
they will be watermarking
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been watermarking
you have been watermarking
he/she/it has been watermarking
we have been watermarking
you have been watermarking
they have been watermarking
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been watermarking
you will have been watermarking
he/she/it will have been watermarking
we will have been watermarking
you will have been watermarking
they will have been watermarking
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been watermarking
you had been watermarking
he/she/it had been watermarking
we had been watermarking
you had been watermarking
they had been watermarking
Conditional
I would watermark
you would watermark
he/she/it would watermark
we would watermark
you would watermark
they would watermark
Past Conditional
I would have watermarked
you would have watermarked
he/she/it would have watermarked
we would have watermarked
you would have watermarked
they would have watermarked
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.watermark - a line marking the level reached by a body of waterwatermark - a line marking the level reached by a body of water
line - a spatial location defined by a real or imaginary unidimensional extent
high-water mark - a line marking the highest level reached
low-water mark - a line marking the lowest level reached
2.watermark - a distinguishing mark impressed on paper during manufacturewatermark - a distinguishing mark impressed on paper during manufacture; visible when paper is held up to the light
marking, mark, marker - a distinguishing symbol; "the owner's mark was on all the sheep"
Translations

watermark

[ˈwɔːtəmɑːk] N (on paper) → filigrana f; (left by tide) → marca f del nivel del agua

watermark

[ˈwɔːtərmɑːrk] n (on paper)filigrane mwater meadow n (mainly British)prairie f inondable

watermark

[ˈwɔːtəˌmɑːk] n (in paper) → filigrana; (left by tide) → segno della marea
References in classic literature ?
I suspect that but few of the very many animals which live on the beach between high and low watermark are preserved.
Now, in barge and boat; and now ashore among the osiers, or tramping amidst mud and stakes and jagged stones in low-lying places, where solitary watermarks and signals of strange shapes showed like spectres, John Jasper worked and toiled.
Once you've had a good look around the showroom, and decided what look and feel you are after, Watermark can then offer a comprehensive bathroom design package using the latest CAD system.
A watermark is a faint design made in some paper during manufacture that is visible when held against the light and typically identifies the maker
MARION - Watermark Auto Group announced Monday that Brad Poole, currently the Chief Operations Officer, has been selected as Watermark's new President, effective immediately.
Watermark Bank has announced it has been granted a charter by the Oklahoma State Banking Department and has opened its doors, the company said.
Second, in accordance with the value of the watermark bits, we embed the watermark into the real parts of the complex wavelet coefficients based on a multiplicative mechanism by using a watermark strength factor.
In the second phase, mathematical deductions to prove the dominance of these areas are developed and, finally, the hospitability of the candidate areas for embedding the watermark is investigated by exposing the host images on 9 types of geometric and signal processing attacks.
Section 2 contains the detailed description of the system model being used for the sake of embedding and extracting the watermark into the host medical image in a step-by-step way.
Similarly, there does not exist a technique that results in a robust watermark (authentication) and a perfectly fragile host medical image that does not tolerate on a single pixel tamper (100% content integrity).
In [24], a watermark in the form of a visually meaningful binary pattern is used for tamper detection.