roller printing

noun

Definition of roller printing

: a method of printing textiles that uses a series of engraved metal rollers each of which contains the parts of the pattern to be printed in one color

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First Known Use of roller printing

1840, in the meaning defined above

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“Roller printing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/roller%20printing. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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