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"printing" in British English

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printingnoun

uk   /ˈprɪn.tɪŋ/ us   /ˈprɪn.t̬ɪŋ/
[U] the activity or business of producing writing or images on paper or other material with a machine: She runs her own printing business.
[C] the number of copies of a book that the publisher has produced: The publishers produced a first printing of 2,500.
(Definition of printing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"printing" in American English

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printingnoun [C/U]

us   /ˈprɪn·tɪŋ/
A printing is the number of copies of a book printed at one time: [C] The first printing will be 25,000 copies.
(Definition of printing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"printing" in Business English

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printingnoun

uk   /ˈprɪntɪŋ/ us  
[U] the activity or business of producing writing and images on paper or other material with a machine: All information is correct at the time of printing. We import large quantities of paper for the printing of textbooks. colour/digital printing a printing business/firm/plant
[C] a number of copies of a particular book, newspaper, etc. that are produced at one time: a printing of 10/600/75,000, etc. copies Her latest novel has been published in a printing of 500,000 copies.
(Definition of printing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “printing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 印刷, (书的)印数…
in Turkish baskı, basım işi…
in Russian печатание…
in Chinese (Traditional) 印刷, (書的)印數…
in Polish druk, wydruk…
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