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print shop

noun
1.
a shop where prints or graphics are sold.
2.
a shop where printing is done.
Origin of print shop
1690-1700
First recorded in 1690-1700
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  • Talking excitedly, I dragged him into the print shop to sign the paper.

    Land of the Burnt Thigh

    Edith Eudora Kohl
  • Already trails were broken to the print shop from every direction.

    Land of the Burnt Thigh

    Edith Eudora Kohl
  • The inky smell and the activity of the print shop fascinated him.

    Ticktock and Jim Keith Robertson
  • The first I noticed was in the window of a print shop, the owner a woman.

    Mobilizing Woman-Power

    Harriot Stanton Blatch
  • Get these circulars through a print shop and into the mails.

    Empire Builders

    Francis Lynde
  • But everyone who had hung around the print shop watching Myrtle work, took a hand helping me.

    Land of the Burnt Thigh

    Edith Eudora Kohl
  • Into the print shop walked a well-dressed stranger, a slender, energetic man of medium height.

    Land of the Burnt Thigh

    Edith Eudora Kohl
  • Having broken the drifts on the first trip, it was not hard going, but it was midnight when we reached the print shop.

    Land of the Burnt Thigh

    Edith Eudora Kohl
  • I lived in the print shop a great deal of the time that winter—an unusually open winter, barring a few blizzards and deep snows.

    Land of the Burnt Thigh

    Edith Eudora Kohl
  • Driving back and forth from print shop to claim on Pinto was like crossing the desert on a camel.

    Land of the Burnt Thigh

    Edith Eudora Kohl
British Dictionary definitions for print shop

print shop

noun
1.
a place in which printing is carried out
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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