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Imposition   The correct sequential arrangement of pages that are to be printed, along with all the margins in proper alignment, before producing the plates for printing.  
Imposition   The arrangement by which a number of pages are printed together in such a way they will be in their correct order when folded or cut. (See also "Signature"). Also a visit from a mother-in-law is usually always known as an "Imposition".  

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