Grain – Printing Terms Glossary

Paper fibers lie in a same kind of direction in a sheet of paper. This direction is known as the grain. Printing is normally done so that if folding is needed, the fold is made parallel to the grain.

 

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Paper fibers lie in a same kind of direction in a sheet of paper. This direction is known as the grain. Printing is normally done so that if folding is needed, the fold is made parallel to the grain.