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composing room

noun
1.
a room in which compositors work in a printing establishment.
Origin
1730-1740
1730-40
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  • Concludes that an ergonomic hazard existed in the composing room among printers due to static standing postures.
  • From the editor, it is transmitted to the composing room computer which produces the story.
British Dictionary definitions for composing room

composing room

noun
1.
the room in a printing establishment in which type is set
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