typothetae

typothetae

[tahy-poth-i-tee, tahy-puh-thee-tee]
plural noun
printers, especially master printers: used in the names of associations.

Origin:
< Neo-Latin, equivalent to Greek týpo(s) type + -thetae, Latinized plural of Greek thétēs one who places; see thetic

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typothetae (taɪˈpɒθɪˌtiː, ˌtaɪpəˈθiːtiː)
 
pl n
(US) printers collectively; used in the names of organized associations, as of master printers
 
[C19: New Latin: typesetters, from Greek tupostype + thetēs one who places, from tithenai to place]

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