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Definition of embossing

[1] Finishing process in the manufacture of paper that gives it a relief texture.

[2] Result obtained by pressing a relief matrix, which places an image or writings above the surface of the printing substrate.

Synonyms of embossing

Related topics to embossing

blind embossing, blind debossing, debossing, die, embossing stamp


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