Share this entry
thread mark Line breaks: thread mark

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of thread mark in English:


A mark in the form of a thin line made in banknote paper with highly coloured silk fibres to prevent photographic counterfeiting.
Example sentences
  • All the images made with these lenses are unique, with the thread marks acting as a sort of marking of territory.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources