print out


print out
If a computer or a machine attached to a computer prints something out, it produces a copy of it on paper.
See also printout

[V P n (not pron)] You measure yourself, enter measurements and the computer will print out the pattern...

[V P n (not pron)] The images of the moon's surface were transmitted back to earth and printed out...

[V n P] I shall just print this out and put it in the post. [Also V P]


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  • print out — transitive verb Date: 1953 to make a printout of …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • print — I. noun Etymology: Middle English prente, from Anglo French, from preint, prient, past participle of priendre to press, from Latin premere more at press Date: 14th century 1. a. a mark made by pressure ; impression b. something impressed with a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • print — See: FINE PRINT, IN PRINT, OUT OF PRINT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Out-of-print book — Out of print books may be found at libraries or specialty book stores. An out of print book is a book that is no longer being published. Out of print books are often rare, and may be difficult to acquire. A publisher will usually create a print… …   Wikipedia

  • Out of print — refers to an item, typically a book (see: Out of print books), but can include any print or visual media or sound recording, that is in the state of no longer being published. The abbreviation OOP (also OP) is a more general term that encompasses …   Wikipedia

  • Print on demand — (POD), sometimes called, in error, publish on demand, is a printing technology and business process in which new copies of a book (or other document) are not printed until an order has been received. Print on Demand developed only after digital… …   Wikipedia

  • Out of print — Print Print, n. [See {Print}, v., {Imprint}, n.] 1. A mark made by impression; a line, character, figure, or indentation, made by the pressure of one thing on another; as, the print of teeth or nails in flesh; the print of the foot in sand or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • out of print — {adj. phr.} No longer obtainable from the publisher because the printed copies have been sold out; no longer printed. * /The book is out of print. An edition of one thousand copies was sold and no more copies were printed./ Compare: OUT OF STOCK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • out of print — {adj. phr.} No longer obtainable from the publisher because the printed copies have been sold out; no longer printed. * /The book is out of print. An edition of one thousand copies was sold and no more copies were printed./ Compare: OUT OF STOCK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Print — Print, n. [See {Print}, v., {Imprint}, n.] 1. A mark made by impression; a line, character, figure, or indentation, made by the pressure of one thing on another; as, the print of teeth or nails in flesh; the print of the foot in sand or snow.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Print works — Print Print, n. [See {Print}, v., {Imprint}, n.] 1. A mark made by impression; a line, character, figure, or indentation, made by the pressure of one thing on another; as, the print of teeth or nails in flesh; the print of the foot in sand or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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