desktop publishing

(computer science) the use of microcomputers with graphics capacity to produce printed materials
Topics: ↑computer science, ↑computing
Hypernyms: ↑publication, ↑publishing

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ˌdesktop ˈpublishing [desktop publishing] noun uncountable (abbr. DTP)
the use of a small computer and a printer to produce a small book, a magazine or other printed material

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Desktop-Publishing — Desktop Publishing …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Desktop Publishing — Desktop Publishing …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Desktop-Publishing — (Abkürzung DTP; engl. für „Publizieren vom Schreibtisch aus“) ist das rechnergestützte Setzen von Dokumenten, die aus Texten und Bildern bestehen und später als Publikationen, wie zum Beispiel Broschüren, Magazine, Bücher oder Kataloge, ihre… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Desktop Publishing — (DTP, englisch für Publizieren vom Schreibtisch aus) ist das rechnergestützte Setzen hochwertiger Dokumente, die aus Texten und Bildern bestehen und später als Publikationen, wie zum Beispiel Broschüren, Magazine, Bücher oder Kataloge ihre… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • desktop publishing — ➔ publishing * * * desktop publishing UK US noun [U] (ABBREVIATION DTP) ► IT the process of using a small computer and printer to produce small books and other printed material: »desktop publishing business »a desktop publishing program …   Financial and business terms

  • desktop publishing — /ˈdɛsktop ˈpabliʃʃin(g), ingl. ˈdɛskˌtHp ˈpʌblɪʃɪŋ/ [loc. ingl., propr. «editoria da tavolo», comp. di desktop «piano (top) della scrivania (desk)» e publishing «editoria»] loc. sost. m. inv. (elab.) impaginazione …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • desktop publishing  — [n] producing publications with computer software desktop*, electronic publishing, formatting, outputting, typesetting; concept 277 …   New thesaurus

  • Desktop Publishing — Desktop Publishing,   DTP …   Universal-Lexikon

  • desktop publishing — n [U] DTP the work of arranging the writing and pictures for a magazine, small book etc, using a computer and special software …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • desktop publishing — noun uncount the use of small computers to produce newspapers, magazines, or professional documents …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • desktop publishing — n. a system or process for designing, editing, and producing camera ready documents, as newsletters, brochures, or magazines, using a microcomputer, special software, and a printer …   English World dictionary

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