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Pale Colour

If there be not Blacking enough in the ink, or the form be beaten with too lean balls, the work will be said to have a Pale Colour. — M. The term is now applied only when there is a deficiency of ink, so that the surface of the paper is not completely covered on the impression of the types.

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