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letterset Syllabification: let·ter·set
Pronunciation: /ˈledərˌset/

Definition of letterset in English:


A method of printing in which ink is transferred from a raised surface to a blanket wrapped around a cylinder and from that to the paper.


1960s: blend of letterpress and offset.

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