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ink-jet printing

[ingk-jet] /ˈɪŋkˌdʒɛt/
a high-speed typing or printing process in which charged droplets of ink issuing from nozzles are directed onto paper under computer control.
Also called jet printing.
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ink-jet printer, noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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inkjet printer in Technology

hardware, printer
A class of printer in which small ink droplets are sprayed electrostatically from a nozzle onto the paper.
Inkjet printers are very quiet in comparison to impact printers.
A popular example is the Olivetti BJ10.

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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