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Term: definition: accordion fold bindery term, two or more parallel folds which open like an accordion against the grain at right angles to direction of paper grain. Paper glossary helps define paper industry terminology chlorine and its compounds were commonly used to bleach fibers this has been mostly eliminated. When doing a trifold, divide your paper width by 3 (ie, on an 8 1 /2 x 11 sheet, divide 11 by 3 to get 36667) round that number up to nearest 32nd of an inch (ie, 3.
Printing dictionary a clay coated printing paper with a smooth finish collate: a finishing term for gathering paper in a precise order. Expand all | collapse all abrasiveness the level wear, resulting from friction, that paper, ink and coatings cause on dies, cutting blades, plates, etc. Universal printing provides a glossary of some commonly used terms that we've assembled for our clients.
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