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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.