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typesetter

[tahyp-set-er] /ˈtaɪpˌsɛt ər/
noun
1.
a person who sets or composes type; compositor.
2.
a typesetting machine.
Origin of typesetter
1825-1835
1825-35; type + setter
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Examples from the web for typesetter
  • It was difficult to be sure whether a given extravagance was a flourish of genius or an aberration of the typist or typesetter.
  • Typeset could be incorrectly inserted by a hurried or inattentive typesetter.
  • In order to justify the type, the typesetter buts extra space between letters and words.
British Dictionary definitions for typesetter

typesetter

/ˈtaɪpˌsɛtə/
noun
1.
a person who sets type; compositor
2.
a typesetting machine
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