prepress

noun
pre·​press | \ ˌprē-ˈpres How to pronounce prepress (audio) \

Definition of prepress

: the process of assembling and editing a product (such as a book or newspaper) prior to printing adjusted the colors in prepress often used before another nouna digital prepress system

First Known Use of prepress

1987, in the meaning defined above

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“Prepress.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prepress. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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