desktop publishing Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary

Meaning of “desktop publishing” - Learner’s Dictionary

desktop publishing

noun [U]
the production of finished designs for pages of books or documents using a small computer and printer (= machine for printing) Computer concepts
Translations of “desktop publishing”
in French publication assistée par ordinateur, PAO…
in German Kleinauflage…
in Chinese (Traditional) 桌面排版,桌面出版…
in Russian настольная полиграфия…
in Turkish masaüstü basım…
in Chinese (Simplified) 桌面排版,桌面出版…
in Polish (mała) poligrafia komputerowa…
(Definition of desktop publishing from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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