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with a complete or partial content of cotton fibers.
Ragged left: The term given to right-justified
type that is uneven on the left.
Ragged right: The term given to left-justified
type that is uneven on the right.
Raised cap: A design style in which the
first capital letter of a paragraph is set in a large point
size and aligned with the baseline of the first line of
text. Compare to a drop cap.
An image that has been rendered into pixels. When you convert
vector graphics files to bitmap files, you create rasterized
Ream: 500 sheets of paper.
Register: The arrangement of two or more
images in exact alignment with each other.
Register marks: Any crossmarks or other
symbols used on layout to assure proper registration.
Render: The process of capturing a two-dimensional
image from a three-dimensional model.
Reverse: White on a color background.
Resolution: The amount of detail and information
that an image file contains, as well as the level of detail
that an input, output, or display device is capable of producing.
When you work with bitmapped images, resolution affects
both the quality of the final output and the file size.
Roman: Commonly refers to the upright version
of a face within a font family, as compared to the italic
A color mode in which the three colors of light (red, green,
and blue) are combined in varying intensities to produce
all other colors. A value between 0 and 255 is assigned
to each channel of red, green and blue. Monitors, scanners,
and the human eye use RGB to produce or detect color.
Rough layout: A rough sketch of a proposed
layout of a print piece or advertisement, usually for approval
before continuing the process of creating final art.
Rub proof: That stage of printed ink where
the maximum dryness is achieved, and the ink will not smudge.
Rubine: A pigment somewhat redder than
Rules: Lines, used as graphics or to represent
Run-around: A term given to copy that accommodates
the lines of a picture or other image or copy.