printing press(redirected from Moveable type printing press)
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A machine that transfers lettering or images by contact with various forms of inked surface onto paper or similar material fed into it in various ways.
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) any of various machines used for printing
a machine, as a cylinder press or rotary press, for printing on paper or the like from type, plates, etc.
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|Noun||1.||printing press - a machine used for printing |
bed - the flat surface of a printing press on which the type form is laid in the last stage of producing a newspaper or magazine or book etc.
cylinder press, flatbed press - a printing press where the type is carried on a flat bed under a cylinder that holds paper and rolls over the type
machine - any mechanical or electrical device that transmits or modifies energy to perform or assist in the performance of human tasks
rotary press - a printing press for printing from a revolving cylinder
standing press - a large printing press that exerts pressure vertically