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4C

4 colors - color printing


BKLT

booklet


Black

K, one of the four process colors used in the CMYK printing process, black in color. Also referred to as the Key color


Cover weight

heavier-weight (thicker/more-rigid) paper consisting of various grades


Crop

to cut off parts of a picture or image


Customer's Originals

print ready copy


Cyan

C, one of the four process colors used in the CMYK printing process, blue in color


Foamcore

strong, styrofoam-like board that printed material is mounted to


Grain

the direction in which the paper fiber lie


Halftone

converting a continuous tone to dots for printing


Image Area

portion of paper on which ink can appear


Laminate

using a high-temperature process to melt plastic on paper, can be one or two-sided


Magenta

M, one of the four process colors used in the CMYK printing process, pink/purple in color


Make-ready

all the activities required to prepare a press for printing


Moire

occurs when screen angles are wrong causing odd patterns in photographs


Multi on

two or more different images placed on one sheet two or more of the same images up on one sheet


Negative

the image on a film that inverts color


Perfecting

see page 14, job F141491 for example


Single-sided
Stock
Subset
Text weight
Trapping
Varnish
Yellow