pressrun

noun

press·​run ˈpres-ˌrən How to pronounce pressrun (audio)
: a continuous operation of a printing press producing a specified number of copies
also : the number of copies printed

Word History

First Known Use

1945, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of pressrun was in 1945

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“Pressrun.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pressrun. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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