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pagination

[‚paj·ə′nā·shən]
(graphic arts)
The art of planning page format to allow sequence page numbering.

Pagination

 

the consecutive numbering of the pages of a printed work, indicated by page numbers located at the top or bottom of a page. Pagination also refers to the total number of pages in a printed work, including such material as maps and appendixes.

pagination

(1) Page numbering.

(2) Laying out printed pages, which includes page numbers, margins, tabs, headers, footers and columns. The term generally refers to printing books and long manuscripts rather than ads and brochures with only a few pages. See paginated and page layout program.
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Designed to quickly paginate classified sections of any size, works with predefined placement criteria and is used with a variety of front ends.
Eight page designers formerly using QuarkXPress now paginate with Adobe InDesign in conjunction with Scoop PageTrack.
It has since served a base of operations as he reports, shoots photos, updates the Web site and paginates a combined edition of the two newspapers.