Definition of photocomposition in English:


Syllabification: pho·to·com·po·si·tion
Pronunciation: /ˌfōtōˌkämpəˈziSHən


  • The setting of material to be printed by projecting it onto photographic film from which the printing surface is prepared.
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    • Exposure to luminaries such as Milton Glaser and techniques such as photocomposition engendered a catharsis.
    • As publishers implemented SGML, photocomposition vendors developed import and export routines to handle it.

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