Definition of 'printing'
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This has left the economic system wholly reliant on the printing presses for any semblance of growth. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Will 3D printing technology revolutionise surgical procedures? Times, Sunday Times (2017)What software do HP use to manage firm 's printing infrastructure? Computing (2010)The printing firm sales boss took his snap on a transit bus taking passengers to the plane. The Sun (2012)His father ran a printing business and his mother was a hairdresser. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Witness the hysteria at the birth of the printing press. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It was not until printing technology had moved on that cards became more popular. Consuming Passions: Leisure and Pleasure in Victorian Britain (2006)He had been chairman of a large building company and ran a printing firm. Times, Sunday Times (2009)His father owned a printing business and his mother kept a dress shop. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The open plan and large hall for the printing presses offers highly flexible space. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Cops say the printing firm boss then killed her. The Sun (2009)But his printing business is bankrupt and he takes on the assignment. Times, Sunday Times (2010)After the war he joined an uncle as a partner in a printing and photography business. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He realised that the skill and artistry involved in processing and printing film were as important as capturing the meaningful image. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Now we see a French publication printing photos obtained using disgusting means. The Sun (2012)Perhaps the most striking prospect in space manufacturing is 3D printing. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Those eight pages had gone through an expensive printing process - just to end up blank. Times, Sunday Times (2007)And 3D printing is about to get very big. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There's only so much you can read about printing processes. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Government borrowing mounts, the printing presses turn out billions of newly minted dollars. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It freed people from buying, processing and printing film. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is eagerly buying western 3D printing technology and making its own lightweight machines to sell to consumers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She is now MD of a digital printing firm. The Sun (2014)What was the status of geographical knowledge and book printing in Renaissance Florence? The Times Literary Supplement (2014)We're doing an edition just cutting them out and testing it with 3D printing. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The company also claims that future advances in 3D printing will allow military commanders to make different kinds of drones as and when they need them. Times, Sunday Times (2014)No. My father had a printing firm but he's sold up now. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'printing'
British English: printing NOUN
If copies of a book are printed and published on a number of different occasions, you can refer to each of these occasions as a printing.
The book is already in its third printing.
Definition of printing from the Collins English Dictionary
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