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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)