Definitions for "Desktop Publishing"
Using a desktop computer to produce a camera-ready copy for printing. Other hardware that can be used is a scanner and printer. There is also desktop publishing software such as Adobe Pagemaker and Microsoft Publisher. Last Reviewed: 2003-05-04
The ability to prepare printable images or pages on a computer for reproduction. DTP began in 1985.
A computerized layout program that integrates graphics and text to produce a professional looking document. (WP, Gr. 6)
An impressive term for t he formatting of a translation to match the original. Translators and translation companies normally offer this service. Sometimes a charge may apply for languages that use other alphabets, such as Cyrillic, Arabic, Japanese, Chinese, etc.