Definition of Printing. Meaning of Printing. Synonyms of Printing

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Definition of Printing

Printing
Printing Print"ing, n. The act, art, or practice of impressing letters, characters, or figures on paper, cloth, or other material; the business of a printer, including typesetting and presswork, with their adjuncts; typography; also, the act of producing photographic prints. Block printing. See under Block. Printing frame (Photog.), a shallow box, usually having a glass front, in which prints are made by exposure to light. Printing house, a printing office. Printing ink, ink used in printing books, newspapers, etc. It is composed of lampblack or ivory black mingled with linseed or nut oil, made thick by boiling and burning. Other ingredients are employed for the finer qualities. --Ure. Printing office, a place where books, pamphlets, or newspapers, etc., are printed. Printing paper, paper used in the printing of books, pamphlets, newspapers, and the like, as distinguished from writing paper, wrapping paper, etc. Printing press, a press for printing, books, newspaper, handbills, etc. Printing wheel, a wheel with letters or figures on its periphery, used in machines for paging or numbering, or in ticket-printing machines, typewriters, etc.; a type wheel.

Meaning of Printing from wikipedia

- Printing is a process for m**** reproducing text and images using a master form or template. The earliest non-paper products involving printing include...
- A printing press is a mechanical device for applying pressure to an inked surface resting upon a print medium (such as paper or cloth), thereby transferring...
- Screen printing is a printing technique where a mesh is used to transfer ink onto a substrate, except in areas made impermeable to the ink by a blocking...
- printing, or additive manufacturing, is the construction of a three-dimensional object from a CAD model or a digital 3D model. The term "3D printing"...
- Offset printing is a common printing technique in which the inked image is transferred (or "offset") from a plate to a rubber blanket and then to the...
- Textile printing is the process of applying color to fabric in definite patterns or designs. In properly printed fabrics the colour is bonded with the...
- Digital printing is a method of printing from a digital-based image directly to a variety of media. It usually refers to professional printing where small-run...
- Woodblock printing or block printing is a technique for printing text, images or patterns used widely throughout East Asia and originating in China in...
- Thermal printing (or direct thermal printing) is a digital printing process which produces a printed image by p****ing paper with a thermochromic coating...
- pottery imprints, and cloth printing. Initially a method of printing patterns on cloth such as silk, woodblock printing originated in China around 200...