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Adobe Indesign Publishing

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1. Increase type size

2. Flat surface- used in most publications - least expensive

3. Single letter joined together

4. A form of specific color - such as the Pantone Matching System.

5. Very thick - very hard paper that are used for signs and displays

6. Typographers can test for rivers by turning a proof sheet upside down (top to bottom) to examine the text. From this perspective - the eye is less likely to recognize words and the type can be viewed more readily as an overall pattern.

7. Stencil- used in Cloth-Metal Glass

8. Keyboard shortcut for the pencil tool

9. Special formatting style that uses light-colored text on a dark background

10. Print

11. This links the signatures together - while permitting the opened book to lay flat.

12. Page orientation that is wider than it is long.

13. A process that divides a word - when necessary - at the end of a line with a hypen (-) so part of the word wraps to the next line.

14. Paper that acid use for pulp to be removed

15. Long wire belt that pulp material is poured into and events out the pulp. In paper - you always want to know the direction the grain is running

16. 2 different kinds of paper - newspring - offset papers

17. Degree Symbol

18. Paper made out of animal skins-- slightly soft shiny feel to it

19. The uppercase version of each alphabetic character reduced to the x-height of that typeface.

20. Typically the .125 edge that is trimmed off after printing

21. A vector created by lines or by stationary elements arranged in a way as to suggest a line

22. Look or feel of the top of the paper - matches wire

23. Are single lines or parts of a sentence that appear alone at the top of a new column or page

24. Area outside of the document displaying job numbers - dates - colors used - etc.

25. Coated by improving its brightness and or printing properties

26. View page in Normal Mode

27. First they provide unmatched structure and organization - which helps create a predictable rhythm and sense of familiarity to the design

28. Inches symbol when smart quotes are on

29. Keyboard shortcut for the rectangle frame tool

30. A technique that allows text to flow around a graphic image

31. Feet symbol when smart quotes are on

32. Defines a paragraph; also called a hard return

33. Macule - patch - Use of many colors in a publication (most commonly CMYK).

34. Gathered signatures are simply sewn straight through - from one side of the book to the other - near the binding fold

35. The space between lines of text

36. A way to save time when formatting text

37. Heavy - black looking type - some contrast in stroke weight - bracketed serifs - oblique stress

38. Fit in Window

39. Center picture in box

40. This key will hide all panels

41. 'laid lanes' --> pressed---> wire roller kind of like a screen- each company has a water mark

42. Rolled onto hot metal rollers that flatten in it

43. Decorative ornament

44. Various styles of type that fall into larger categories such as roman - gothic - display - script - blackletter - etc

45. Selecting the outport to load the cursor linking text at a different location.

46. Selects an entire word

47. Adjusting the spacing between words - phrases - and extended blocks of text

48. Page orientation that is longer than it is wide.

49. Select All

50. other kind of rollers - finishes - usually old style