- Electronic device used to make colour separations and sometimes
halftones and duotones.
Sew - To use thread to fasten signatures together at the
spine of a book.
Slip Sheet - Blank sheet placed between printed products
to prevent setoff or scuffing during handling and shipping.
Small Caps - Capital letters approximately the height of
lower case letters.
Soft Cover - Bound without a case; usually perfect bound, but
also sewn and bound with a paper cover.
Specifications - Complete and precise descriptions of paper,
ink, binding, and other features of a printing job. In typography,
instructions about typeface and size, line measure, indentations,
Step-and-Repeat - In photomechanics, the procedure of multiple
exposure using the same image by stepping it into position according
to a predetermined layout.
Stock - Paper or other substrate.