Perfecting press
Perfect Per"fect, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Perfected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Perfecting}.] [L. perfectus, p. p. of perficere. See {Perfect}, a.] To make perfect; to finish or complete, so as to leave nothing wanting; to give to anything all that is requisite to its nature and kind. [1913 Webster]

God dwelleth in us, and his love is perfect in us. --1 John iv. 12. [1913 Webster]

Inquire into the nature and properties of the things, . . . and thereby perfect our ideas of their distinct species. --Locke. [1913 Webster]

{Perfecting press} (Print.), a press in which the printing on both sides of the paper is completed in one passage through the machine. [1913 Webster]

Syn: To finish; accomplish; complete; consummate. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • perfecting press — noun : a press that prints paper on both sides at the same time * * * Print. a rotary press for printing both sides of a sheet or web in one operation. [1855 60, Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • perfecting press — Print. a rotary press for printing both sides of a sheet or web in one operation. [1855 60, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Perfecting press — Двусторонняя печатная машина …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Back-to-back perfecting press — Машина (офсетной печати) с секциями типа «резина к резине» …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Variable cut-off web perfecting press — Рулонная печатная машина переменного формата для двусторонней печати …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Perfecting — Perfect Per fect, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Perfected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Perfecting}.] [L. perfectus, p. p. of perficere. See {Perfect}, a.] To make perfect; to finish or complete, so as to leave nothing wanting; to give to anything all that is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • perfecting — noun The process of printing on both sides of the printed on material during its single pass through the printing press …   Wiktionary

  • Perfecting web-offset press — Двусторонняя рулонная офсетная печатная машина …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Offset printing — Web fed offset lithographic press at speed …   Wikipedia

  • printing — /prin ting/, n. 1. the art, process, or business of producing books, newspapers, etc., by impression from movable types, plates, etc. 2. the act of a person or thing that prints. 3. words, symbols, etc., in printed form. 4. printed material. 5.… …   Universalium

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