The process of physically adhering artwork, galleys, and other type to a paste board other substrate, usually with hot wax or other adhesive. Also, the product of the paste-up process.
1) The department which turns typeset material into finished pages ready for camera. 2) The act of preparing finished pages from typeset material. 3) Sometimes refers to the artwork itself which has been prepared for the camera, which can also be called "mechanicals."
Camera-ready art work properly positioned on one page for a print order. Also called a mechanical.