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From Design Into Print: Preparing Graphics and Text for Professional Printing by Sandee Cohen

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Appendix B. Glossary

Moving your designs into print can be a bit frightening. And you may feel out of your element when print providers and production managers start using all their jargon.

The following is a glossary that I obtained from Markzware’s user manual for their FlightCheck Professional. It covers much of the material in this book as well as some more advanced topics that you may encounter. Markzware has been kind enough to allow me to reprint it here for you.

absolute path

The location of a particular computer file as described subdirectory by subdirectory. See also relative path.

actual resolution

The resolution of an image as it was saved from a scan or digital camera or image editing program before any reductions or enlargements have ...

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