Definition of web offset in English:

web offset

noun

  • Offset printing on continuous paper fed from a reel.

    • ‘Some print requirements lend themselves to large-volume, web offset printing such as prospectuses, magazines and newspapers.’
    • ‘European markets become more and more important for the company whose web offset business is one of the fastest growing players in the industry.’
    • ‘Our high-volume four- and five-colour web offset presses are the most technologically advanced in the UK today.’
    • ‘Qualified candidates must have experience in management of web offset printing operations.’
    • ‘The following information will give you a brief introduction and understanding of the workings of a web offset press.’
    • ‘From 6th to 8th March 2007, leading figures from the publishing and printing industry gathered in London, UK, to discuss and debate what the future holds for the commercial web offset printing sector.’

Pronunciation

web offset

/ˈäfˌset/