Silk-screen meaning

sĭlk'skrēn'
A stencil method of printmaking in which a design is imposed on a screen of silk or other fine mesh, with blank areas coated with an impermeable substance, and ink is forced through the mesh onto the printing surface.
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A print made by this method.
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A sheet of material (originally silk but now synthetic) with areas that are porous to ink and others that are non-porous to allow printing of images, such as on T-shirts.
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To use a silkscreen to apply an image.
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Origin of silk-screen

  • silk +"Ž screen
    From Wiktionary