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thermal printer

noun, Computers.
1.
a printer that produces output by selectively heating a heat-sensitive paper (thermal paper) in patterns corresponding to the characters to be produced.
Origin
1980-1985
1980-85
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Examples from the web for thermal printer
  • It uses thermal printer paper and can operate in both normal and compressed character modes.
  • Citations are printed using a wireless connection to a thermal printer.
  • After processing, the files were output to a thermal printer.
British Dictionary definitions for thermal printer

thermal printer

noun
1.
(computing) another name for electrothermal printer
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