Print Glossary
  • Quality

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    Subjective term relating to expectations by the customer, printer and other professionals associated with a printing job and whether the job meets those expectations.

  • Quarto

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    (1) Sheet folded twice, making pages one-fourth the size of the original sheet. A quarto makes an 8-page signature. (2) Book made from quarto sheets, traditionally measuring about 9' x 12'.

  • Quick Printing

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    (Printing using small sheetfed presses, called duplicators, using cut sizes of bond and offset paper.

  • Quotation

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    Price offered by a printer to produce a specific job.