paino

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Etymology[edit]

painaa (to press, push; to weigh) +‎ -o

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paino

  1. weight
  2. press (general term for a printing machine)
    Pysäyttäkää paino! = Stop the presses!
    Kirja on jo painossa. = The book is already being printed.
  3. press, weight (passive device to apply pressure to something)
    Tykinkuula toimi hänellä graavilohen painona.
    He used a cannonball as press for his gravlax.
  4. (fishing) sinker (weight used in fishing to cause the line or net to sink)
  5. (phonetics) stress

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