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solarize

Definitions of solarize
  1. verb
    expose to the rays of the sun or affect by exposure to the sun
    synonyms: insolate, solarise, sun
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    type of:
    expose
    expose or make accessible to some action or influence
  2. verb
    overexpose to sunlight
    “be careful not to solarize the photographic film”
    synonyms: solarise
    solarise
    become overexposed
    solarise
    reverse some of the tones of (a negative or print) and introduce pronounced outlines of highlights, by exposing it briefly to light, then washing and redeveloping it
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    overexpose
    expose to too much light
  3. verb
    reverse some of the tones of (a negative or print) and introduce pronounced outlines of highlights, by exposing it briefly to light, then washing and redeveloping it
    synonyms: solarise
    solarise
    overexpose to sunlight
    solarise
    become overexposed
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    develop
    make visible by means of chemical solutions
  4. verb
    become overexposed
    “The film solarized
    synonyms: solarise
    solarise
    overexpose to sunlight
    solarise
    reverse some of the tones of (a negative or print) and introduce pronounced outlines of highlights, by exposing it briefly to light, then washing and redeveloping it
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    type of:
    change
    undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature
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