Sepia



noun
1.
a brown pigment obtained from the inklike secretion of various cuttlefish and used with brush or pen in drawing.
2.
a drawing made with this pigment.
3.
a dark brown.
4.
Photography. a print or photograph made in this color.
5.
any of several cuttlefish of the genus Sepia, producing a dark fluid used naturally for defense and, by humans, in ink.
adjective
6.
of a brown, grayish brown, or olive brown similar to that of sepia ink.
noun
1.
a dark reddish-brown pigment obtained from the inky secretion of the cuttlefish
2.
any cuttlefish of the genus Sepia
3.
a brownish tone imparted to a photograph, esp an early one such as a calotype. It can be produced by first bleaching a print (after fixing) and then immersing it for a short time in a solution of sodium sulphide or of alkaline thiourea
4.
a brownish-grey to dark yellowish-brown colour
5.
a drawing or photograph in sepia
adjective
6.
of the colour sepia or done in sepia: a sepia print

Standard ECRC Prolog Integrating Applications. Prolog with many extensions including attributed variables (“metaterms”) and declarative coroutining. “SEPIA”, Micha Meier micha@ecrc.de et al, TR-LP-36 ECRC, March 1988. Version 3.1 available for Suns and VAX. (See ECRC-Prolog). E-mail: sepia-request@ecrc.de.

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