Definition of printability in English:



mass noun
  • The ability of paper to take print.

    ‘the paper's printability and porosity’
    • ‘The canvas offers a unique combination of printability, flexibility and water repellency, according to the company.’
    • ‘Some characteristics that affect printability are smoothness, absorbency, opacity and ink holdout.’
    • ‘Paper products made using these fabrics have enhanced printability.’
    • ‘Concorde Rag delivers photographic printability on soft white vellum paper.’
    • ‘In order to obtain good printability, it is necessary for the ink and the substrate to have compatible surface tension and surface energy levels.’