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plate mark

noun

Definition of plate mark

  1. 1 :  hallmark

  2. 2 :  a depression of an etching or engraving made by the pressure of the edge of the plate upon the dampened paper while printing

  3. 3 :  an impression from a flat uninked plate to smooth a rough area prior to printing or to produce a blind panel

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plate mark

transitive verb

Definition of plate mark

  1. :  to impress with a plate mark

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