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PHOTOSETTING [1 record]

Record 1 2016-02-29

English

Subject field(s)
  • Typesetting and Imagesetting
DEF

... method of assembling or setting type by photographing characters on film that, when developed, serve as a basis for making the printing surface.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Composition (Imprimerie)
DEF

Composition d'images, sur film ou papier sensible, par des procédés photographiques.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Composición (Imprenta)
DEF

Procedimiento de composición consistente en la proyección sucesiva de imágenes luminosas de las letras sobre un material fotosensible; el negativo fotográfico así obtenido se utiliza en litografía y fotograbado.

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