height-to-paper

height-to-pa·per

(hīt′tə-pā′pər)
n. Printing
The height of type from foot to face, standardized at 0.9186 inch (2.333 centimeters).

height-to-paper

n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) the overall height of printing plates and type, standardized as 0.9175 inch (Brit) and 0.9186 inch (US)

height′-to-pa′per



n.
the standard height of printing type, measured from the foot to the face, in the U.S. 0.918 inch (2.33 cm).
[1765–75]