[ flek-sog-ra-fee ]
/ flɛkˈsɒg ræ fi /
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a relief printing technique similar to letterpress that employs rubber or soft plastic plates, a simple inking system, and fast-drying inks.
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Also called flexographic printing.
OTHER WORDS FROM flexographyflex·o·graph·ic [flek-suh-graf-ik], /ˌflɛk səˈgræf ɪk/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for flexography
/ (flɛkˈsɒɡrəfɪ) /
a method of rotary letterpress printing using a resilient printing plate and solvent-based ink: used characteristically for printing on metal foil or plastic
matter printed by this method
Derived forms of flexographyflexographic (ˌflɛksəˈɡræfɪk), adjectiveflexographically, adverb
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