blanket

Thick rubber sheet that transfers ink from plate to paper on the press.

blanket

  1. bedding that keeps a person warm in bed
  2. anything that covers
  3. a layer of lead surrounding the highly reactive core of a nuclear reactor

Blanket

A blanket is a type of bedding, generally speaking, a large piece of cloth, intended to keep the user warm, especially while sleeping. Blankets are distinguished from sheets by their thickness and purpose; the thickest sheet is still thinner than the lightest blanket. Blankets are generally used for warmth, while sheets are for hygiene, comfort an...
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blanket

(from the article `floral decoration`) ...material used is short-stemmed, wire is used to add length. The ends of the stems or wire extensions are frequently thrust into a block of moss or ...
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blanket

[n] - anything that covers 2. [n] - a layer of lead surrounding the highly reactive core of a nuclear reactor 3. [n] - bedding that keeps a person warm in bed 4. [v] - form a blanket-like cover (over) 5. [v] - cover as if with a blanket
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Blanket

• (v. t.) To take the wind out of the sails of (another vessel) by sailing to windward of her. • (v. t.) To toss in a blanket by way of punishment. • (a.) A streak or layer of blubber in whales. • (a.) A piece of rubber, felt, or woolen cloth, used in the tympan to make it soft and elastic. • (v. t.) To cover with a blanket...
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blanket

noun bedding that keeps a person warm in bed; `he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep`
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Blanket

Blan'ket noun [ French blanchet , Old French also blanket , a woolen waistcoat or shirt, the blanket of a printing press; prop. white woolen stuff, dim. of blanc white; blanquette a kind of white pear, from blanc white. See Blank , adjecti...
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Blanket

Blan'ket transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Blanketed ; present participle & verbal noun Blanketing .] 1. To cover with a blanket. « I'll . . . blanket my loins. Shak. » 2. To toss...
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Blanket

A blanket is an extensive covering. Often a warm bed covering.
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Blanket

A covering for a greyhound bearing a number and color corresponding to post position. There are nine officially numbered blankets used in greyhound racing; Mile High uses eight in each race.
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Blanket

A sheet made from rubber or rexine that is clamped around a blanket or impression cylinder on an offset press, it receives the image from the plate and transfers it to the paper.
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Blanket

Blanket is slang for a bed.
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blanket

blanket, sheet, usually of heavy woolen, or partly woolen, cloth, for use as a shawl, bed covering, or horse covering. The blanketmaking of primitive people is one of the finest remaining examples of early domestic artwork. The blankets of Mysore, India, were famous for their fine, soft texture. The...
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blanket

coarse woollen cloth
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Blanket

In offset litho printing, a rubber surfaced fabric that is clamped around a cylinder on a litho press, to which the image is transferred from the plate and from which it is transferred to the board.
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Blanket

On offset presses a fabric-reinforced sheet of rubber to transfer the impression from the plate onto the paper.
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blanket

region of fertile material placed around or within the core of a nuclear reactor for the purpose of conversion NOTE - By extension, the term 'blanket' may be used when the purpose is transformation of non-fertile material.
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Blanket

Rubber-coated pad, mounted on a cylinder of an offset press, that receives the inked image from the plate and transfers it to the surface to be printed.
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Blanket

The color of the coat on the back and upper part of the sides, between the neck and the tail.
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Blanket

The color of the coat on the back and upper part of the sides, between the neck and the tail.
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Blanket

The thick rubber mat on a printing press that transfers ink from the plate to paper.
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Blanket

Thick rubber sheet that transfers ink from plate to paper on an offset press.
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Blanket

Thick rubber sheet that transfers ink from plate to paper on an offset press.
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blanket

Type: Term Pronunciation: blan′ket Definitions: 1. A covering.
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