Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Block Printing

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1417

n A process of printing with blocks on which the unit or design stands out in relief. Pear wood is traditionally used, and a different block is needed for each color. Also called Hard-blocking. See  Printing.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA