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photo-offset

[ foh-toh-awf-set, -of- ]
/ 藢fo蕣 to蕣藞蓴f藢s蓻t, -藞蓲f- /
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noun
a method of printing, based on photolithography, in which the inked image is transferred from the metal plate to a rubber surface and then to the paper.
verb (used with or without object), pho路to-off路set, pho路to-off路set路ting.
to print by photo-offset.
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Origin of photo-offset

First recorded in 1925鈥30
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British Dictionary definitions for photo-offset

photo-offset

noun
printing an offset process in which the plates are produced photomechanically
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