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printing ink

noun
1.
a type of ink that flows smoothly, dries quickly, and is of a consistency able to hold enough color to make printed matter legible: used to transfer the image on a press plate to the printing surface.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80
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  • Familiarity with printing ink and fountain solutions.

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