to drain off liquid or gas, generally slowly, through a valve called a bleeder. To bleed down, or bleed off, means to release pressure slowly from a well or from pressurized equipment.
The printed image extends beyond the trim edge of a sheet or page. A bleed may occur at the head, front, foot and/or gutter of a page.
Printed area which extends off the trimmed area. It is not possible to print all the way to the edge of the paper sheet. To achieve this effect it is necessary to print a larger area than is required and then trim the paper down. Typically a designer would allow an extra 3mm of bleed to colour and image areas to allow for a little leeway when trimming.
Type: Term Pronunciation: blēd Definitions: 1. To lose blood as a result of rupture or severance of blood vessels.Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=10639
Printing that goes to the edge of the sheet after trimming. Found on http://www.printusa.com/glos.htm
- get or extort (money or other possessions) from someone 2. [v] - drain of water 3. [v] - draw bloodFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=bleed
Printed matter which runs off the edge of the substrate; also used by bookbinders to describe over-cut margins and mutilated print.
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Printing that extends to the edge of a sheet or page after trimming.Found on http://www.tso.co.uk/solutions/publishingsolutions/printproduction/printglo
When a printed area extends beyond that required then this is called a bleed. 1) Print outside required area so that, once trimmed, the image extends to the edge of the paper. 2) Overlay colours to minimise any registration issues.
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In layout: type or pictures extending beyond the trim marks of a page. Illustrations or photos (â€œPicsâ€?) that spread, without margins, to the edge of the paper are referred to as â€œbled offâ€?. Those that spread into the central spine area are â€œbleeding into the gutterâ€?. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20829
Printing term referring to an image or inked area which extends to the edge of a printed piece. The bleed is the portion of the artwork that is beyond the trim marks of the piece. The bleed is required to account for any slight misalignment during trimming which would otherwise result in an unprinted strip of paper appearing at the edge of the fini...Found on http://www.rodsmith.org.uk/photographic%20glossary/rods%20photographic%20gl
Bleed intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Bled ; present participle & verbal noun Bleeding .] [ Middle English bleden , Anglo-Saxon bl...dan , from bl...d blood; akin to Swedish blöda , Danish Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/64
Bleed transitive verb 1.
To let blood from; to take or draw blood from, as by opening a vein. 2.
To lose, as blood; to emit or let drop, as sap. « A decaying pine of stately size, bleeding
amber. H. Miller.
To draw money from (one); to induce ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/64
1. To emit blood; to lose blood; to run with blood, by whatever means; as, the arm bleeds; the wound bled freely; to bleed at the nose. ... 2. To withdraw blood from the body; to let blood; as, Dr. A. Bleeds in fevers. ... 3. To lose or shed one's blood, as in case of a violent death or severe wounds; to die by violence. 'Caesar must bleed.' 'The l...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
drain of liquid or steam; `bleed the radiators`; `the mechanic bled the engine`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=bleed
draw blood; `In the old days, doctors routinely bled patients as part of the treatment`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=bleed
be diffused; `These dyes and colors are guaranteed not to run`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=bleed
• (v. i.) To withdraw blood from the body; to let blood; as, Dr. A. bleeds in fevers. • (v. i.) To lose or shed one`s blood, as in case of a violent death or severe wounds; to die by violence. • (v. i.) To pay or lose money; to have money drawn or extorted; as, to bleed freely for a cause. • (v. t.) To let blood from; to take or...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/bleed/
Allowing a picture or ad to extend beyond the normal margin of a printed page, to the edge of the page.
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Printing term referring to an image or inked area which extends to the edge of a printed piece. The bleed is the portion of the artwork that is beyond the trim marks of the piece. The bleed is required to account for any slight misalignment during trimming which would otherwise result in an unprinted strip of paper appearing at the edge...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21048
Extension of the printed image to the trim edge of a sheet or page.Found on http://www.nmoa.org/Library/index.htm
In printing, the extension of color to the very edge of a page. The effect is produced by printing on over-sized paper and trimming to final size.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21134
The part of a printed image beyond the area to which the finished sheet will be cut.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21179
Printing that extends to the edge of a sheet or page after trimming.Found on http://www.e-printing.co.uk/glossary.htm
Excess printed image that is trimmed off the edge of a page. A printing term.Found on http://www.chriswallcreative.co.uk/glossary.htm
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