cold set

1 of 2


: a chisel ground to a flat edge and used in metalworking especially for flattening seams


2 of 2


: used in a method of printing in which ink is kept fluid by heat until it contacts the cold paper when it quickly solidifies
cold-set ink
also : using or done by this method
the cold-set process
cold-set printing

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“Cold set.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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