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addaword.gifdefinition of 3D printing

noun
the creation of a three-dimensional object from a digital file using a device that adds successive layers of material to make the object
Shapeways offer a 3D printing service where you can select a miniature design, customise it, choose a material and they will deliver it to your door.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 02/10/2012 13:39:00
Definition of 3D printing from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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