type cast

type-cast

[tahyp-kast, -kahst] Printing.
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), type-cast, type-casting.
1.
to cast (type).
adjective
2.
(of text to be printed) having the type already cast.

Origin:
1875–80

type-caster, noun
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