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Definition of Proof sheet

Proof sheet
Proof charge (Firearms), a charge of powder and ball, greater than the service charge, fired in an arm, as a gun or cannon, to test its strength. Proof impression. See under Impression. Proof load (Engin.), the greatest load than can be applied to a piece, as a beam, column, etc., without straining the piece beyond the elastic limit. Proof sheet. See Proof, n., 5. Proof spirit (Chem.), a strong distilled liquor, or mixture of alcohol and water, containing not less than a standard amount of alcohol. In the United States ``proof spirit is defined by law to be that mixture of alcohol and water which contains one half of its volume of alcohol, the alcohol when at a temperature of 60[deg] Fahrenheit being of specific gravity 0.7939 referred to water at its maximum density as unity. Proof spirit has at 60[deg] Fahrenheit a specific gravity of 0.93353, 100 parts by volume of the same consisting of 50 parts of absolute alcohol and 53.71 parts of water,' the apparent excess of water being due to contraction of the liquids on mixture. In England proof spirit is defined by Act 58, George III., to be such as shall at a temperature of 51[deg] Fahrenheit weigh exactly the 12/13 part of an equal measure of distilled water. This contains 49.3 per cent by weight, or 57.09 by volume, of alcohol. Stronger spirits, as those of about 60, 70, and 80 per cent of alcohol, are sometimes called second, third, and fourth proof spirits respectively. Proof staff, a straight-edge used by millers to test the flatness of a stone. Proof stick (Sugar Manuf.), a rod in the side of a vacuum pan, for testing the consistency of the sirup. Proof text, a passage of Scripture used to prove a doctrine.

Meaning of Proof sheet from wikipedia

- In printing and publishing, proofs are the preliminary versions of publications meant for review by authors, editors, and proofreaders, often with extra-wide...
- displays. "The printed proof is a disp****ionate simulation of the ultimate output – a CMYK press sheet. The mission of a proofing system is to create accurate...
- the final autograph score and personal markings on proofs and printed scores. Comprehending sheet music requires a special form of literacy: the ability...
- size as the image on the negative. Contact prints are used to produce proof sheets from entire rolls of 35 mm negative (from 135 film c****ettes) and 120...
- known as a "virtual tear sheet", or "electronic tear sheet". Tear sheets are also used by writers and photographers as proof that their article or photo...
- used for damp proofing include: Flexible materials like butyl rubber, hot bitumen (asphalt), plastic sheets, bituminous felts, sheets of lead, copper...
- When the information is quantitative, the check sheet is sometimes called a tally sheet. The check sheet is one of the so-called Seven Basic Tools of Quality...
- Proofreading is the reading of a galley proof or an electronic copy of a publication to find and correct production errors of text or art. Proofreading...
- A safety data sheet (SDS), material safety data sheet (MSDS), or product safety data sheet (PSDS) are do****ents that list information relating to occupational...
- carelessly set text matter. Typographers can test for rivers by turning a proof sheet upside down (top to bottom) to examine the text. From this perspective...
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