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print shop

noun
1.
a shop where prints or graphics are sold.
2.
a shop where printing is done.
Origin of print shop
1690-1700
1690-1700
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  • There was no one near the print shop, where the metal was hot to the touch, no movement over the plains.

    Land of the Burnt Thigh Edith Eudora Kohl
  • The first I noticed was in the window of a print shop, the owner a woman.

    Mobilizing Woman-Power Harriot Stanton Blatch
  • We arranged for straight credit on lumber for a print shop, there being nothing left to mortgage.

    Land of the Burnt Thigh Edith Eudora Kohl
  • But everyone who had hung around the print shop watching Myrtle work, took a hand helping me.

    Land of the Burnt Thigh Edith Eudora Kohl
  • He was practically raised in the print shop, being, as it were, "To the manner born."

  • Into the print shop walked a well-dressed stranger, a slender, energetic man of medium height.

    Land of the Burnt Thigh Edith Eudora Kohl
  • I was in the print shop writing an article on conditions when Lone Star came in.

    Land of the Burnt Thigh Edith Eudora Kohl
  • Driving back and forth from print shop to claim on Pinto was like crossing the desert on a camel.

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  • The print shop was burning, its inflammable tar paper and dry boards blazing like powder.

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  • Having broken the drifts on the first trip, it was not hard going, but it was midnight when we reached the print shop.

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British Dictionary definitions for print shop

print shop

noun
1.
a place in which printing is carried out
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