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PAG

pagination sheet


Page count

total number of pages in a book including blanks


Pantone Matching System

(PMS) Industry standard for ink mixing


PB

perfect bind / perfect bound


Perf (Perforation)

a series of small cuts at regular intervals usually made to help a sheet tear apart evenly


Perfect bind

type of binding that uses glue on the spine of the sheets to adhere a cover to the sheets, like a phone book


Perfecting

see page 14, job F141491 for example


PG

page


Pica

unit of measurement. One pica = 1/6 inch


Plate gap

gripper space. The area where the grippers hold the sheet as it passes through the press


PMS

Pantone Matching System (see Pantone Matching System definition)


PMS 200

the mixed ink graphic standard for UW printing; also UW red


Punch

typically 44 hole (on 11" sheet of paper) on the binding-edge of a sheet of paper, created by punching the paper using a die that punches out the holes