inkjet printer

ink-jet printing

[ingk-jet]
noun
a high-speed typing or printing process in which charged droplets of ink issuing from nozzles are directed onto paper under computer control.
Also called jet printing.


Origin:
1975–80

ink-jet printer, noun
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inkjet printer definition

hardware, printer
A class of printer in which small ink droplets are sprayed electrostatically from a nozzle onto the paper.
Inkjet printers are very quiet in comparison to impact printers.
A popular example is the Olivetti BJ10.
(1995-03-14)
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