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typothetae

[tahy-poth-i-tee, tahy-puh-thee-tee] /taɪˈpɒθ ɪˌti, ˌtaɪ pəˈθi ti/
plural noun
1.
printers, especially master printers: used in the names of associations.
Origin
< New 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/
plural noun
1.
(US) printers collectively; used in the names of organized associations, as of master printers
Word Origin
C19: New Latin: typesetters, from Greek tupostype + thetēs one who places, from tithenai to place
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