Definitions for "Overprinting"
Printing one subtractive primary ink over another, producing positive images on a screen background.
Also called surprinting. One colour is printed on top of another.
When an image or text is printed on an area that has already been printed.
In lithographic platemaking with surface plates, the exposure of a second negative on an area of the plate previously exposed to a different negative; a method of combining Line and halftone image on the plate.