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"printing press" in British English

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printing pressnoun [C]

uk   /ˈprɪn.tɪŋ ˌpres/  us   /ˈprɪn.t̬ɪŋ ˌpres/
(Definition of printing press from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"printing press" in American English

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printing pressnoun [C]

 us   /ˈprɪn·tɪŋ ˌpres/
a machine that prints text or images, esp. to produce books, magazines, and newspapers
(Definition of printing press from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"printing press" in Business English

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printing pressnoun [C]

uk   us   COMMUNICATIONS, PRODUCTION
a machine that prints books, newspapers, or magazines: Our printing presses have the capacity to handle large quantities of high-quality printing for our customers.
(Definition of printing press from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “printing press”
in Chinese (Simplified) 印刷机…
in Turkish matbaa makinası, baskı makinaları…
in Russian печатный станок…
in Chinese (Traditional) 印刷機…
in Polish prasa lub maszyna drukarska…
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