[lahyn-kas-ting, -kah-sting] /ˈlaɪnˌkæs tɪŋ, -ˌkɑ stɪŋ/
the casting of an entire line of type in a slug.
- Line composition
noun 1. (printing) type produced on a linecaster
- Line conditioning
communications The adjustment of electrical characteristics of, e.g., twisted pair telephone lines by insertion of components such as resistors, capacitors, transformers or (commonly) inductors. Lines intended for analogue voice signals usually have inductors inserted every few miles; such a line is said to be “loaded”. The special purpose lines which have neither inductors nor the […]
noun, Printing. 1. a document, drawing, or the like, consisting of two tones, as black and white, without intermediate gradations. Compare (def 1).
noun, Printing. 1. an engraving consisting only of lines or areas that are solid black or white. Compare (def 2).