press type

German translation: Abziehschrift / Abziehbuchstaben

03:06 Jun 10, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: press type
to use press type in creating a layout
Marianne Hartz-Poseck
Germany
Local time: 13:30
German translation:Abziehschrift / Abziehbuchstaben
Explanation:
Those are sheets of lettering available in art stores that are peeled off their backing and pasted (self-adhesive) on a layout to give it a "printed" look.

I used them 30 years ago in Germany and they are still available in the US, though nowadays it's easier to computer-generate a "rough" (that's the term) layout.
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gangels (X)
Local time: 05:30
Grading comment
Thanks! Yes, from the context and my understanding of the greater context your are right!
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Summary of answers provided
naDruckschrift
Ines Carson
naAbziehschrift / Abziehbuchstaben
gangels (X)
naZeitungsschrift zur Erstellung eines Layouts verwenden
Beatrix Eichinger


  

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41 mins
Zeitungsschrift zur Erstellung eines Layouts verwenden


Explanation:
press type = Schriftart, die in Zeitungen verwendet wird

Beatrix Eichinger
Local time: 13:30
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 24
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53 mins
Abziehschrift / Abziehbuchstaben


Explanation:
Those are sheets of lettering available in art stores that are peeled off their backing and pasted (self-adhesive) on a layout to give it a "printed" look.

I used them 30 years ago in Germany and they are still available in the US, though nowadays it's easier to computer-generate a "rough" (that's the term) layout.

gangels (X)
Local time: 05:30
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 138
Grading comment
Thanks! Yes, from the context and my understanding of the greater context your are right!
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1 day 2 hrs
Druckschrift


Explanation:
Druckschrift zur Erstellung eines Layouts verwenden

Ines Carson
Local time: 12:30
PRO pts in pair: 6
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