offset printing

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offset printing

n.
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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Noun1.offset printing - a plate makes an inked impression on a rubber-blanketed cylinder, which in turn transfers it to the paperoffset printing - a plate makes an inked impression on a rubber-blanketed cylinder, which in turn transfers it to the paper
printing process, printing - reproduction by applying ink to paper as for publication
photo-offset, photo-offset printing - a method of offset printing using photomechanical plates
letterset printing - image is transferred from a relief type plate to a roller
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Translations

offset printing

nstampa in offset
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