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a. The process of printing from a raised inked surface.
b. Something printed in this fashion.
2. Chiefly British The text, as of a book, distinct from illustrations or other ornamentation.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding)
a. a method of printing in which ink is transferred from raised surfaces to paper by pressure; relief printing
b. matter so printed
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) text matter as distinct from illustrations
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. the process of printing from letters or type in relief.
2. matter printed in such a manner.adj.
3. set in letterpress: letterpress work.
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
letterpress[ˈlɛtərprɛs] n (= method) → typographie fletter quality n → qualité f "courrier"letters patent [ˌlɛtərzˈpeɪtənt] npl → brevet m d'inventionletting agency [ˈlɛtɪŋ] n → agence f de location
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
letterpress[ˈlɛtəˌprɛs] (Typ) n (method) → rilievografia; (printed page) → testo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995