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/ˈlɛt ərˌkwɒl ɪ ti/
(of computer printers and their output) pertaining to an appearance equal in legibility and resolution to copy typed on an electric typewriter:
A letter-quality printer produces sharper copy than a dot-matrix model.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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