Meaning of prepress


Pronunciation: (prē'pres'), [key]
— adj. Print.
  1. of or pertaining to all operations other than the preparation of the press that are required in preparing a job for printing.
  2. (of a proof&hasp;) pulled from a finished plate prior to or in lieu of a press proof.
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