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 for Printed
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Print \Print\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Printed; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Printing.] [Abbrev. fr. imprint. See Imprint, and Press
     to squeeze.]
     1. To fix or impress, as a stamp, mark, character, idea,
        etc., into or upon something.
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              A look will print a thought that never may remove.
                                                    --Surrey.
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              Upon his breastplate he beholds a dint,
              Which in that field young Edward's sword did print.
                                                    --Sir John
                                                    Beaumont.
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              Perhaps some footsteps printed in the clay.
                                                    --Roscommon.
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     2. To stamp something in or upon; to make an impression or
        mark upon by pressure, or as by pressure.
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              Forth on his fiery steed betimes he rode,
              That scarcely prints the turf on which he trod.
                                                    --Dryden.
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     3. Specifically: To strike off an impression or impressions
        of, from type, or from stereotype, electrotype, or
        engraved plates, or the like; in a wider sense, to do the
        typesetting, presswork, etc., of (a book or other
        publication); as, to print books, newspapers, pictures; to
        print an edition of a book.
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     4. To stamp or impress with colored figures or patterns; as,
        to print calico.
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     5. (Photog.) To take (a copy, a positive picture, etc.), from
        a negative, a transparent drawing, or the like, by the
        action of light upon a sensitized surface.
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     Printed goods, textile fabrics printed in patterns,
        especially cotton cloths, or calicoes.
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From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  51 Moby Thesaurus words for "printed":
     autograph, autographic, calligraphic, carved, chirographic,
     creased, cursive, cut, enchased, engraved, engrossed, flowing,
     furrowed, glyphic, graphic, graphoanalytic, graphologic,
     graphometric, graved, graven, grooved, holograph, holographic,
     impressed, imprinted, in longhand, in print, in shorthand,
     in writing, incised, inscribed, insculptured, italic, italicized,
     lined, longhand, manuscript, marked, on paper, penciled, penned,
     running, scriptorial, scriptural, sculptured, shorthand, stamped,
     stylographic, tooled, typeset, written
  
  

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