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German term or phrase:Punktzuwachs
English translation:dot gain
Entered by: Mats Wiman
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00:32 Dec 8, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Punktzuwachs
Printing. Under heading of Satz/Litho: Punktzuwachs 12-15%
Liz Wood
Local time: 12:41
dot gain
Explanation:
dot gain according to: http://www.schneidersoehne.de/papier/lexikon/P_de_engl.html

http://www.limberg.de/glossar/p.html#Punktzuwachs oder Rasterpunktverbreiterung
says:
Als Punktzuwachs bezeichnet man die Abweichung zwischen Rastertonwert im Film und Rastertonwert im Druck.



www.image-scene.de/is_Glossar/P.html
says:
Wenn beim Druck die Rasterpunkte größer als beabsichtigt gedruckt
werden, entstehen dunklere Farben oder Grautöne als geplant
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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 13:41
Grading comment
Thanks to all who helped, in this case the reference was really helpful, so thanks for that!
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Summary of answers provided
nadot gain
Mats Wiman
napoints increase by 12-15%
Elisabeth Moser


  

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points increase by 12-15%


Explanation:
increase of points
OR: points increase by 12-15%
you can re-confirm this on the internet.
Punkte are points in the printing industry.


    Reference: http://www.research.ibm.com/journal/rd/411/biebuyck.html
Elisabeth Moser
United States
Local time: 07:41
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 772

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Ken Cox
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13 mins
dot gain


Explanation:
dot gain according to: http://www.schneidersoehne.de/papier/lexikon/P_de_engl.html

http://www.limberg.de/glossar/p.html#Punktzuwachs oder Rasterpunktverbreiterung
says:
Als Punktzuwachs bezeichnet man die Abweichung zwischen Rastertonwert im Film und Rastertonwert im Druck.



www.image-scene.de/is_Glossar/P.html
says:
Wenn beim Druck die Rasterpunkte größer als beabsichtigt gedruckt
werden, entstehen dunklere Farben oder Grautöne als geplant


    see above
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 13:41
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 1498
Grading comment
Thanks to all who helped, in this case the reference was really helpful, so thanks for that!

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