flat-bed cylinder press


flat-bed cylinder press
flat-bed cylinder press,
a printing press in which the paper is pressed between a revolving cylinder and a reciprocating flat surface holding the type or printing plates.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Flat-bed (cylinder) press — Плоскопечатная машина …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Direct flat-bed cylinder press — Плоскопечатная машина для непосредственного печатания с формы на бумаге …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Indirect flat-bed cylinder press — Плоскопечатная машина для печатания через промежуточную поверхность …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Cylinder press — Press Press, n. [F. presse. See 4th {Press}.] 1. An apparatus or machine by which any substance or body is pressed, squeezed, stamped, or shaped, or by which an impression of a body is taken; sometimes, the place or building containing a press or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flat-bed press — flat′ bed press′ n. pri cylinder press …   From formal English to slang

  • cylinder press — noun a printing press where the type is carried on a flat bed under a cylinder that holds paper and rolls over the type • Syn: ↑flatbed press • Hypernyms: ↑press, ↑printing press * * * noun : a printing press in which a rotating cylinder rolls… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cylinder press — a printing press in which a flat bed holding the printing form moves against a rotating cylinder that carries the paper. Also called flat bed press. Cf. rotary press. [1850 55, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • cylinder press — cyl′inder press n. pri a printing press in which a flat bed holding the printing form moves against a rotating cylinder that carries the paper …   From formal English to slang

  • flat-bed press. — See cylinder press. * * * …   Universalium

  • flat-bed press. — See cylinder press …   Useful english dictionary