printer's error


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 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019