deboss


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deboss

(dɪˈbɒs)
n
1. (Crafts) the method of pressing a design onto a surface so that it creates a sunken area
2. (Crafts) the depressed image produced by pressing a design onto the surface of a material
vb (tr)
(Crafts) to press a design onto (a surface) so that it creates a sunken area
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Capable of precise cutting from large format to intricate small parts, the web die-cutting press can thermal die-cut, emboss, deboss, hot and cold steel rule die-cut and steel-rule kiss-cut, according to the manufacturer.
The machine can be manufactured to emboss or deboss serial number tags or tins that are used in the mold where the tire is vulcanized.