embossing

noun (-s)
Etymology: Middle English embosing, from gerund of embosen to emboss
1. : a product of embossing : an embossed figure or design; sometimes : grille I 3
2. : the act of or process used by one that embosses; especially : a calendering process for finishing textiles with a raised, moiré, or other ornamental pattern produced by passing the cloth under heat and pressure between a pair of correspondingly engraved rollers

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Embossing — is the process of creating a three dimensional image or design in paper and other ductile materials. It is typically accomplished with a combination of heat and pressure on the paper. This is achieved by using a metal die (female) usually made of …   Wikipedia

  • Embossing — Embossing. См. Чеканка. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • Embossing — The process of printing a pattern on fabrics by pressure by means of engraved rollers on a two bowl calender …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Embossing — Emboss Em*boss (?; 115), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Embossed} (?; 115); p. pr. & vb. n. {Embossing}.] [Pref. em (L. in) + boss: cf. OF. embosser to swell in bunches.] 1. To raise the surface of into bosses or protuberances; particularly, to ornament… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • embossing — ▪ art       art of producing raised patterns on the surface of metal, leather, textiles, paper, and other similar substances. Strictly speaking, the term is applicable only to raised impressions produced by means of engraved dies (die) or plates …   Universalium

  • Embossing — Изменение фактуры поверхности бумаги (картона) путем нанесения с помощью тиснильного каландра выпуклого, вдавленного или прозрачного рисунка; Тиснение; рельеф; гофрирование; гофрировка; Рельефное тиснение; получение рельефного оттиска или… …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • embossing — em·boss || ɪm bÉ’s v. cause to stand out or protrude; decorate with a design which is raised above a surface …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Embossing —   An ISO term. The characters in relief from the front surface of a card …   International financial encyclopaedia

  • Embossing die — Embossing die. См. Чеканочный штамп. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • Embossing tape — A label made with embossing tape Embossing tape is a labelling medium usually of hard plastic. Embossing tape is used with embossing machines, often handheld. Contents 1 Method …   Wikipedia

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