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l:locking-up [2018/03/30 02:06] (current)
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 +<< [[contents:​index| Dictionary Index]] << [[contents:​l|Definitions under L]]
 +====== Locking Up ======
 +The tightening of the [[q:​quoins|quoins]] round a [[f:​form|form]] with the mallet and shooting stick, to enable the [[c:​compositor|compositor]] to lift it from the [[i:​imposing-stone|imposing stone]], and that it may be moved about without the types or the furniture being displaced by such moving; as also that the form may be secure when working at press, so that the types do not draw out with 
 +beating. — //See// [[i:​imposing|Imposing]]. ​