- A work surface of translucent white glass or plastic with a lamp beneath it, used especially for looking at transparencies and for tracing.
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Light table — A light table is a viewing device that is used to review photographic film or artwork placed on top of it. It provides even illumination of the subject from below through a translucent cover and fluorescent lights that emit little heat. They can… … Wikipedia
light table — light′ ta ble n. fia a table with a translucent top illuminated from below, used for making tracings or examining transparencies … From formal English to slang
light table — a table that has a translucent top illuminated from below and is used typically for making tracings or examining color transparencies. * * * … Universalium
light table — noun Date: circa 1948 a device that projects even light through a flat translucent surface over which films or tracings may be spread out and viewed … New Collegiate Dictionary
light table — noun : a device that projects even light through a flat translucent surface over which films or tracings may be spread out and viewed … Useful english dictionary
Light table — Стол с подсветкой; просмотровый стол; монтажный стол; Стол с подсветкой; Просмотровый стол; Монтажный стол … Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии
light — I [[t]la͟ɪt[/t]] BRIGHTNESS OR ILLUMINATION ♦♦ lights, lighting, lit, lighted, lighter, lightest (The form lit is the usual past tense and past participle, but the form lighted is also used.) 1) N UNCOUNT: also the N Light is the brightness that… … English dictionary
Table saw — A table saw, equipped for cutting large pieces of sheet stock. Other names Sawbench Classification Power tool Manufacturer Bosch, Makita … Wikipedia
Light painting — Light painting, also known as light drawing is a photographic technique in which exposures are made usually at night or in a darkened room by moving a hand held light source or by moving the camera. In many cases the light source itself does not… … Wikipedia
table tennis — table ,tennis noun uncount a game in which one or two players on either side of a table hit a small light ball with wooden PADDLES across a low net in the middle of the table: PING PONG … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English