Definition of photo-offset in English:

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photo-offset

Pronunciation: /ˌfōdōˈôfˌset/

noun

Offset printing using plates made photographically.
Example sentences
  • The popularity of the album was partly due to developments in printing, which was changing from a text-based industry to one increasingly concerned with images, a shift that culminated in photo-offset printing and photoduplication.
  • Daland had acquired Junior Swimmer, another photo-offset publication, when he had been an assistant coach at Yale in the early '50s under the legendary Bob Kiphuth.
  • In the 1960s - thanks to the mimeograph machine and the photo-offset printed paperback book - poetry was popular, glamorous, engaged, and confrontational.

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Syllabification: pho·to-off·set

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