Thanks to the digitization of entertainment goods and the advent of 3-D printing, a host of new applications are possible.
Apropos inflation, the government could try to inflate its way out of this crisis, covering the deficit by printing money.
“What I regret is not printing the T-shirts,” he said with a chuckle.
Why not stop the printing of Saudi textbooks that call Jews and Christians “apes and pigs”?
Franklin regarded himself as unfit because in 1747 he was still actively engaged in his printing business.
Wherever he journeyed he was received with honor, for it was now widely known that he had invented the new art of printing.
There had been, it is true, some improvements over Franklin's printing press.
This is a point which might be utilized by printers when printing detachable coupons.
There are curious precedents on record for the printing of unspoken speeches.
For the second half of this title, it might, perhaps, have been better to use the word "printing."
c.1300, "impression, mark" (as by a stamp or seal), from Old French preinte "impression," noun use of fem. past participle of preindre "to press, crush," altered from prembre, from Latin premere "to press" (see press (v.1)). The Old French word also was borrowed into Middle Dutch (prente, Dutch prent) and other Germanic languages.
Meaning "printed lettering" is from 1620s; print-hand "print-like handwriting" is from 1658. Sense of "picture or design from a block or plate" is first attested 1660s. Meaning "piece of printed cloth" is from 1756. In Middle English, stigmata were called precious prentes of crist; to perceiven the print of sight was "to feel (someone's) gaze." Out of print "no longer to be had from the publisher" is from 1670s (to be in print is recorded from late 15c.). Print journalism attested from 1962.
mid-14c., prenten "to make an impression" (as with a seal, stamp, etc.), from print (n.). Meaning "to set a mark on any surface" (including by writing) is attested from late 14c. Meaning "to run off on a press" is recorded from 1510s (Caxton, 1474, used enprynte in this sense). In reference to textiles, 1580s. The photography sense is recorded from 1851 (the noun in this sense is from 1853). Meaning "to write in imitation of typography" is from 1801.
He always prints, I know, 'cos he learnt writin' from the large bills in the bookin' offices. [Charles Dickens, "Pickwick Papers," 1837]The meaning "to record (someone's) fingerprints" is from 1952. Related: Printed; printing.
One who makes things unnecessarily complicated and obfuscates matters
[1834+; fr a traditional reputation for the shrewdness of such attorneys, and the phrase it would puzzle a Philadelphia lawyer, found by 1788]