filmsetting

[ film-set-ing ]
/ ˈfɪlmˌsɛt ɪŋ /

noun Printing.


Nearby words

  1. filmization,
  2. filmland,
  3. filmmaker,
  4. filmography,
  5. filmset,
  6. filmstrip,
  7. filmy,
  8. filmy fern,
  9. filo,
  10. filofax

Origin of filmsetting

First recorded in 1950–55; film + set + -ing1

filmset

[ film-set ]
/ ˈfɪlmˌsɛt /
Printing.

verb (used with object), film·set, film·set·ting.

to photocompose.

adjective

(of type) set on a photocomposer.

Origin of filmset

First recorded in 1950–55; film + set

Related formsfilm·set·ter, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for filmsetting

filmsetting

/ (ˈfɪlmˌsɛtɪŋ) /

noun

printing typesetting by exposing type characters onto photographic film from which printing plates are made

filmset

/ (ˈfɪlmˌsɛt) /

verb -sets, -setting or -set

(tr) to set (type matter) by filmsetting
Derived Formsfilmsetter, noun

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