printing press


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printing press

n.
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 press

n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) any of various machines used for printing

print′ing press`


n.
a machine, as a cylinder press or rotary press, for printing on paper or the like from type, plates, etc.
[1580–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.printing press - a machine used for printingprinting 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
Translations
tiskárnatiskový stroj

printing press

npressa tipografica
References in classic literature ?
If the aim was the dissemination of ideas, the printing press could have accomplished that much better than warfare.
These fables, again, were among the books brought into an extended circulation by the agency of the printing press.
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I was glad to know that we were to have a little printing press on board and issue a daily newspaper of our own.
It was the affright of the priest in the presence of a new agent, the printing press.
From within came the clanking of the printing press.
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Bashir said residents of Mohallah Jangi in city area had lodged complaints against the sealed printing press about creating noise pollution.
If the printing of text books policy was not rescinded, the printing press would convert into empty godowns, wasting hundreds of millions of rupees investment and leaving thousands of labourers job less.
on the part of Renaissance writers and artists" can easily be applied to the printing press in particular.