type-high

type-high
\\ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷\ adjective (or adverb)
: having the same foot-to-face height as printing type and being 0.9186 inch in English-speaking countries

plates must be mounted type-high

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/tuyp"huy"/, adj. Print.
of a height equal to the distance from the foot to the face of a type: 0.918 in. (23.3 mm).
[1895-1900]

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typeˈ-high adjective and adverb
1. Of or at the standard type height (approx 0.918in; 23.317mm), measured in the direction of the shank
2. (of a woodcut, etc) at the height required for printing
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Main Entry:type

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type-high «TYP HY», adjective.
Printing. of the standard height of type (in the United States, 0.9186 inch; in Great Britain, 0.9175 inch).

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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