offset printing(redirected from Sheet-fed printing)
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Related to Sheet-fed printing: offset lithography
The process of printing by indirect image transfer, especially by using a metal or paper plate to ink a smooth rubber cylinder that transfers the ink to the paper.
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|Noun||1.||offset printing - a plate makes an inked impression on a rubber-blanketed cylinder, which in turn transfers it to the paper|
letterset printing - image is transferred from a relief type plate to a roller
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