stone proof

noun

Definition of stone proof

: a printer's proof taken from a form on an imposing stone specifically : a rough proof made with mallet and planer

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“Stone proof.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stone%20proof. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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