Matte

Matte may refer to:

In film:

In other fields:

  • In American English, of a surface: having a non-glossy finish. See Gloss (material appearance)
  • Matte (metallurgy), a term for the liquid generated by smelting non-ferrous metals, such as copper
  • A neighborhood in Bern, Switzerland
  • Matte Kudasai, single by the band King Crimson
  • MATTE, Major Accident to the Environment, term used in EU legislation

People

  • Matte Babel (born 1978), MuchMusic VJ (video jockey) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Tom Matte (born 1939), American football player, quarterback in college and (mostly) running back in the NFL (1960s-1970s)
  • Matte family, a powerful Chilean family

See also

  • Mat
  • Mate (disambiguation)
  • Matt
  • Matthew (disambiguation)

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  • matte — matte …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • matte — [ mat ] n. f. • 1627; o. i., p. ê. subst. du fém. de l adj. mat « compact » ♦ Techn. Mélange de sulfures de fer et de cuivre, provenant de la première fusion d un minerai sulfuré. ⊗ HOM. Mat, maths. ● matte nom féminin (moyen français matte, lait …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • matte — 1. (ma t ) s. f. 1°   Terme de métallurgie. Substance métallique qui n a subi qu une première fonte, et qui n est pas encore dans un état suffisant de pureté. •   Dans le bas Hartz, les mines de cuivre contiennent du plomb et beaucoup de pyrites… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Matte — (m[a^]t), n. [F. matte; cf. F. mat, masc., matte, fem., faint, dull, dim; said of metals. See {Mate} checkmate.] 1. (Metallurgy) A partly reduced copper sulphide, obtained by alternately roasting and melting copper ore in separating the metal… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • matte — (m[a^]t), a. Having a dull, lusterless surface finish; opposed to {glossy} or polished; as, a matte photograph; a proof coin with matte figures on a polished field. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Matte — ¹Matte a) Auflage, Unterlage, Vorleger. b) Turnmatte. ²Matte Bergwiese; (österr.): Mahd. * * * 1Matte,die:1.⇨Fußabtreter–2.aufderM.stehen:a)⇨bereithalten(II)–b)⇨erscheinen …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • matte — matte; semi·matte; …   English syllables

  • Matte — Matte. См. Штейн. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • Matte [1] — Matte, 1) so v.w. Decke; bes. 2) geflochtene Arbeit aus Schilf, Binsen, Strohhalmen, Rohr, Bast u. dgl.; zum Einpacken von Waaren, zu Körben u. Behältnissen für trockene Sachen, zu Fußtapeten etc. 3) (Seew.), ein Geflechte von Schiemannsgarn, das …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Matte [2] — Matte (spanische M.), eine ehemalige spanische, viereckige Silbermünze = 1 Thlr. 3 Gr …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon


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