• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Surface-printing printing from a relief surface, as cotton-cloth
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr., from sur—L. super, and face—L. facies.


In literature:

What better surface, Willis thought delightedly but anxiously, could be found for recording finger-prints?
"The Pit Prop Syndicate" by Freeman Wills Crofts
T. X. drew on a pair of gloves and examined the bright surface for finger-prints, but a superficial view revealed no such clue.
"The Clue of the Twisted Candle" by Edgar Wallace
Stamp the surface of each with a cake print.
"Directions for Cookery, in its Various Branches" by Eliza Leslie
The feet that printed the surface of the snow thus far had now, apparently, left the ground!
"The Wendigo" by Algernon Blackwood
The second sub-division is known as typography or surface printing.
"What Philately Teaches" by John N. Luff
Cotton or cloth should never be placed in direct contact with any surface bearing latent prints.
"The Science of Fingerprints" by Federal Bureau of Investigation
Outlined in black against the white surface of the ivory were four finger-prints.
"The Grell Mystery" by Frank Froest
The surface became more rocky and Durham had to watch closely for the hoof-prints as he gradually ascended to the top.
"The Rider of Waroona" by Firth Scott
But it should be carried out with care, in order not to injure the surface of the print.
"Book Repair and Restoration" by Mitchell Buck
Stereotyped question and printed answer are consistently recited by the younger classes, without stirring more than surface interest.
"The Challenge of the Country" by George Walter Fiske

In news:

Folding Carton Stock – Signature Solutions™ folding carton board maintains stiffness while providing a smoother printing surface.
The other bongo has a yellow and green plastic drum base with an orange drum surface with "It's a Big, Big World" printed on it.
The XD 400 Series from Pad Print Machinery of Vermont is a line digital computer -to-print systems that use drop-on-demand inkjet technology and UV inks to print on flat and semi-flat surfaces XD-400 supports a 15.7-sq-in.
Corona treatment often is done during film manufacturing and again in-line with a secondary converting process such as printing to increase the film surface energy, often by 10 dynes and more.
The proposed law was drafted to extend copyright protection to cover design (and not just print, pattern and surface design, which are already covered).
The face-side printing surface is a special-coated white paper that does not crack when the frame is folded.
Kids will use leaves as a printing surface to create a print on paper.
Printed words barely scratch the surface of legacy of compassion and love she leaves to her friends and family.
The Professional Endura electrophotographic printing (EP) papers by Kodak utilize proprietary E-surface technology to create high-quality, photo -grade media for EP presses, offering the look, feel and surface of photographic paper.
Newly printed objects get a bath in a tumbler of ceramic pellets and acidic solution to polish their surface.
Your picture will be printed on a re- positional vinyl that can adhere to almost any surface.
Abet Laminati offers almost 700 decorative high pressure laminate surfaces including metallics, woodgrains, solid colors, digitally printed or silk-screened design and Tefor, a recycled surfacing material.
When combined with any color inkjet printer, users can print photo-quality images directly to the disc surface to customize their CDs and DVDs.
See the weather emerge as colored block prints on a rich wooden surface.
(1) Refers to light hitting an opaque surface such as a printed page or mirror and bouncing back.

In science:

To guarantee the homogeneity of the painting on detectors of large surface area silk screen printing techniques were successfully used.
CALICE Report to the DESY Physics Research Committee
Research was therefore carried out to find a product specifically designed for silk screen printing with the correct surface resistivity.
Progress towards a Technological Prototype for a Semi-Digital Hadron Calorimeter based on Glass RPCs
Finally two products were identified, both of which are based on colloids containing graphite and both can be applied using the silk screen print method which ensures very uniform surface quality.
CALICE Report to the DESY Physics Research Committee, April 2011
Fox Manning, Non-faithful representations of surface groups into SL(2,C) which kil l no simple closed curve, ArXiv e-prints (2011).
Simple loop conjecture for limit groups
The following sample Python session constructs the triangulation of RP 3 that was illustrated in Section 2.1, prints its first homology group, enumerates all vertex normal surfaces, and then locates and prints the coordinates of the vectors that represent vertex normal pro jective planes.
Computational topology with Regina: Algorithms, heuristics and implementations