Published: 3 Nov 2017, 11:55 a.m. Revised: 3 Nov 2017, 3:40 p.m.
Author: CVH

Plate: the metal or stone surface on which a printable image is prepared

Print: a general term for impressions from a plate

Impression: an individual piece of paper with the image printed from the plate

State: the plate in a significantly different condition (deliberately or accidentally) from which an impression has been taken.

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