desktop publishing


noun Computers.

the design and production of publications by means of specialized software enabling a personal computer to generate typeset-quality text and graphics.

Nearby words

  1. deskill,
  2. deskman,
  3. desknote,
  4. deskperson,
  5. desktop,
  6. desman,
  7. desmid,
  8. desmitis,
  9. desmo-,
  10. desmocranium


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British Dictionary definitions for desktop publishing

desktop publishing

noun

a means of publishing reports, advertising, etc, to typeset quality using a desktop computerAbbreviation: DTP
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