cold set


Definition of cold set

 (Entry 1 of 2)

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



Definition of cold-set (Entry 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 20 Oct. 2021.

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