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presswork

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noun press·work \ˈpres-ˌwərk\

Definition of presswork

  1. :  the operation, management, or product of a printing press; especially :  the branch of printing concerned with the actual transfer of ink from form or plates to paper



1771

First Known Use of presswork

1771


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