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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PRINTED

Moreover, Master Hansen bound, as well as printed his books.

In the hands of nearly every third person was a printed paper.

If I cannot find one, I will earn, beg or steal the money to get them printed.

It did help the milliner, too, for I bought three and they were printed in the papers.

Radamisto was printed, and was published by Handel himself at his own house.

In fact, George Smith printed a copy of the seal in his book (p. 91).

The same thoughts might look cold and ineffectual, in a printed book.

Still, considering what she might have printed, she was really quite decent about it.

Uncle William exclaimed, taking the printed slip from John's hands.

Their stories are printed here in the hope that they may also appeal to you.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, "impression, mark" (as by a stamp or seal), from Old French preinte "impression," noun use of fem. past participle of preindre "to press, crush," altered from prembre, from Latin premere "to press" (see press (v.1)). The Old French word also was borrowed into Middle Dutch (prente, Dutch prent) and other Germanic languages.

Meaning "printed lettering" is from 1620s; print-hand "print-like handwriting" is from 1658. Sense of "picture or design from a block or plate" is first attested 1660s. Meaning "piece of printed cloth" is from 1756. In Middle English, stigmata were called precious prentes of crist; to perceiven the print of sight was "to feel (someone's) gaze." Out of print "no longer to be had from the publisher" is from 1670s (to be in print is recorded from late 15c.). Print journalism attested from 1962.

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