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skew

n. ~ 1. Imaging · A condition in which the axis of the original is improperly aligned in the reproduction. - 2. Imaging · A condition in which angles in an original are distorted in a reproduction. - 3. Computing · A misalignment of a tape system, resulting in data being written to or read from the wrong location.

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Skew1 causes a reproduction to appear to be at an angle. - Skew2 may be caused by rotary imaging equipment.