web press

noun

Definition of web press

: a press that prints a continuous roll of paper

First Known Use of web press

1875, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of web press was in 1875

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“Web press.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/web%20press. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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