plate mark


noun

a mark made on paper by the edge of an intaglio plate during printing.

Origin of plate mark

First recorded in 1855–60
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British Dictionary definitions for platemark

platemark
/ (ˈpleɪtˌmɑːk) /

noun, verb

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