overprint (plural overprints)
- (philately) The addition of new text on a previously printed stamp, usually to add a surcharge or change the face value.
the addition of new text on a previously printed stamp
- To add an overprint.
- To print too many copies of.
- The unpopular comic book was overprinted, leaving many retailers with dozens of unsaleable copies.
- (printing) To overlap different colours to avoid gaps.
to add an overprint
to overlap different colours to avoid gaps