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Sample
rough layout of a printed piece showing position and finished size

Score
an intentional crease made in paper to help eliminate cracking when folded

Self cover
a cover of the same paper as inside text pages

Sheetwise
to use a separate plate for front and back printing, using the same gripper and guide for both sides of the sheet

Side guide
the mechanical register unit on a printing press that positions a sheet from the side

Signature
a sheet of printed pages that when folded become part of a publication (i.e., book, magazine, etc.)

Single-sided
only one side of the page is printed, meaning the back side of each page is blank

Spine
the binding edge of a publication (i.e., book, magazine, etc.)

SS
single-sided (see single-sided definition)

Stack by page or subset
to keep each piece separate or independent

Step-and-repeat
the process of placing the same image on a single sheet or page of a document multiple times

Stock
the material to be printed on

Subset
a defined part of a set

SW
Sheetwise (see sheetwise definition)