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"printed" in British English

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printedadjective

uk   /ˈprɪn.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/
the printed word information in the ​form of ​books, ​newspapers, and ​magazines: Children who ​watch TV all the ​time have no ​realinterest in the printed word.
(Definition of printed from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"printed" in Business English

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printedadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈprɪntɪd/ COMMUNICATIONS
printed ​information or ​copies of ​documents have been printed out on ​paper: printed and ​electronicmedia printed ​materials/publications You can ​request a printed ​copy of the ​document by ​mail or ​email. The ​report is ​available in printed ​form/​format or as a ​PDFdownload.
the printed page information or ​entertainment that is ​available in the ​form of ​newspapers, ​magazines, or ​books, rather than on the ​internet, ​DVDs, etc.: More and more ​publishers are looking at ​electronic alternatives to the printed ​page.
the printed word the use of ​newspapers, ​magazines, or ​books as a ​source of ​information or ​entertainment, rather than the ​internet, films, etc.: Many ​people believe e-books are ​reducing the popularity of the printed word.
(Definition of printed from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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