printer's error


noun

an error introduced into typeset copy by the compositor, so that the printer cannot charge for correcting it. Abbreviation: P.E., p.e.

Nearby words

  1. printed circuit,
  2. printed circuit board,
  3. printed matter,
  4. printer,
  5. printer's devil,
  6. printer's mark,
  7. printer's ream,
  8. printery,
  9. printhead,
  10. printing


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