typographic

[tahy-puh-graf-ik]
adjective
of or pertaining to typography.
Also, typographical.


Origin:
1770–80; < Neo-Latin typographicus, equivalent to Medieval Latin typograph(ia) typography + -icus -ic

typographically, adverb
nontypographic, adjective
nontypographical, adjective
nontypographically, adverb
pretypographical, adjective
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typography (taɪˈpɒɡrəfɪ)
 
n
1.  the art, craft, or process of composing type and printing from it
2.  the selection and planning of type for printed publications
 
typographical
 
adj
 
typo'graphic
 
adj
 
typo'graphically
 
adv

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Example sentences
The texts were transcribed by hand, a laborious process that encouraged
  typographical shorthand.
Nearly every page is plagued by typographical and sometimes factual errors,
  which often distract from the point.
The public has proved to care little for such typographical distinctions.
There is a really major typographical error in your leader.
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