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Bleed

Material (usually illustrations) extending up to and slightly beyond the trimmed edge of the page. As bleeds require a larger printed area, printers may charge more to print books with bleeds.

This definition is extracted (and expanded on) from the book Getting Published: A Companion for the Humanities and Social Sciences by Gerald Jackson and Marie Lenstrup.

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  1. November 9, 2010 at 9:45 pm

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