Inking trough
Inking Ink"ing, a. Supplying or covering with ink. [1913 Webster]

{Inking roller}, a somewhat elastic roller, used to spread ink over forms of type, copperplates, etc.

{Inking trough} or {Inking table}, a trough or table from which the inking roller receives its ink. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Inking — Ink ing, a. Supplying or covering with ink. [1913 Webster] {Inking roller}, a somewhat elastic roller, used to spread ink over forms of type, copperplates, etc. {Inking trough} or {Inking table}, a trough or table from which the inking roller… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Inking roller — Inking Ink ing, a. Supplying or covering with ink. [1913 Webster] {Inking roller}, a somewhat elastic roller, used to spread ink over forms of type, copperplates, etc. {Inking trough} or {Inking table}, a trough or table from which the inking… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Inking table — Inking Ink ing, a. Supplying or covering with ink. [1913 Webster] {Inking roller}, a somewhat elastic roller, used to spread ink over forms of type, copperplates, etc. {Inking trough} or {Inking table}, a trough or table from which the inking… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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