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photocompose

[foh-toh-kuh m-pohz] /ˌfoʊ toʊ kəmˈpoʊz/
verb (used with object), photocomposed, photocomposing.
1.
to set (type) on a photocomposer.
Also, photoset.
Origin of photocompose
1925-1930
First recorded in 1925-30; photo- + compose
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British Dictionary definitions for photocompose

photocompose

/ˌfəʊtəʊkəmˈpəʊz/
verb
1.
(transitive) to set (type matter) by photocomposition
Derived Forms
photocomposer, noun
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