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print

  

      vb  
1    to reproduce (text, pictures, etc.), esp. in large numbers, by applying ink to paper or other material by one of various processes  
2    to produce or reproduce (a manuscript, a book, data, etc.) in print, as for publication  
3    to write (letters, etc.) in the style of printed matter  
4    to mark or indent (a surface) by pressing (something) onto it  
5    to produce a photographic print from (a negative)  
6    tr   to implant or fix in the mind or memory  
7    tr   to make (a mark or indentation) by applying pressure  
      n  
8    printed matter such as newsprint  
9    a printed publication such as a newspaper or book  
10    in print  
a    in printed or published form  
b    (of a book, etc.) offered for sale by the publisher  
11    out of print   no longer available from a publisher  
12    a design or picture printed from an engraved plate, wood block, or other medium  
13    printed text, esp. with regard to the typeface used  
small print     
14    a positive photographic image in colour or black and white produced, usually on paper, from a negative image on film  
   Compare       slide       13  
15   
a    a fabric with a printed design  
b    (as modifier)  
a print dress     
16   
a    a mark or indentation made by pressing something onto a surface  
b    a stamp, die, etc., that makes such an impression  
c    the surface subjected to such an impression  
17       See       fingerprint     (See also)        print out  
     (C13 priente, from Old French: something printed, from preindre to make an impression, from Latin premere to press)  


contact print  
      n   a photographic print made by exposing the printing paper through a negative placed directly onto it  
fine print  
      n   matter set in small type, as in a contract, esp. considered as containing unfavourable conditions that the signer might overlook,   (Also called)    small print  
India print  
      n   a colourful cotton fabric, with a block-printed pattern, made in India  
print out  
      vb   tr, adv  
1    (of a computer output device, such as a line printer) to produce (printed information)  
      n  
  print-out  
2    such printed information  
print shop  
      n   a place in which printing is carried out  
print-through  
      n   the unwanted transfer of a recorded magnetic field pattern from one turn of magnetic tape to the preceding or succeeding turn on a reel, causing distortion  
print unions  
      pl n   the trade unions within the printing industry  
small print  
      n   matter in a contract, etc., printed in small type, esp. when considered to be a trap for the unwary  
spore print  
      n     (Botany)   the pattern produced by placing the cap of a mushroom on a piece of paper and allowing the spores to fall  
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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
n.
A moulding commonly used in framing oil paintings. The liner is fixed inside the frame and appears between the image and the outer frame. Generally made out of wood or some other hard material, the liner may have fabric glued down to it. Liners are to canvases what a mat/mount is to a print on paper
[Artwork framing] Polystyrene or wood liner. Fabric-covered liner. Linen liner. Gold liner.

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