from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Informal A reproduction proof.
- n. Informal A copy or duplicate; a reproduction.
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- n. Abbreviation of reproduction.
- v. To reproduce (a bug or problem).
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The cover is also rather joyous to behold: in repro, it looks like a deathly shade of mustard but it’s actually sheeny shiny gold foil so each book looks like a block of bullion!
Your repro was a bit confusing/misleading without that part.
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The only way that you would avoid the "repro" stigma, would be to have Gibson themselves put the label on.
a clearly marked "repro" label defeats the purpose of restoration.
But the ‘Publish’ button at the bottom was nothing less than astounding – no printing presses or repro houses, just one click and there it was up on site.
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The 1885 seems to be in smaller calibers, though.www. iabarms.com has a decent looking Sharps repro.
Then one of them becomes a scientist, starts measuring the well based water supply on one island and announces that due to the numbers to which they have grown (asssume asexual repro) the water is declining and will stop in 50 years.
When scanned by the repro department they have to blur your image to try to get rid of these dots and lines otherwise your image has a moirÃ© effect so you end up with an image that looks bad.