- Total number of pages, including blanks and printed pages without
Pagination - Assembly of type with other line copy into
page format. When done by hand, this is makeup or pasteup; when
done electronically, it is computer aided pagination (CAP).
Pica - Unit of measure equalling 1/6 of an inch often used
to express line measure or column width.
Pixel - Short for picture element. Definable locations
on a VDT display used to form images on the screen.
Point - In paper, unit of thickness equalling 1/1000 inch.
In typesetting, unit of height equalling 1/12 of pica and 1/72
of an inch, used to express type size and leading.
Price Break - Quantity level at which unit cost of paper
or printing drops.
Printing Plate - Surface carrying image to be printed.
Proof OK - Customer signature approving a proof and authorizing
the job to advance to the next stage.