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printing office

noun
1.
a shop or factory in which printing is done.
Origin of printing office
1725-1735
First recorded in 1725-35
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  • A printing office is no place for an apprentice who can not learn to think.

    Punctuation Frederick W. Hamilton
  • You know, he sleeps in a room at the back of the printing office.

    Brand Blotters William MacLeod Raine
  • At this juncture the Editor offered to take him into his printing office as a "devil."

    Under the Redwoods Bret Harte
  • Mrs. Manley was his mistress, and died at his printing office.

    The Journal to Stella Jonathan Swift
  • I knew of a type-setter in a printing office, who was a crack speller.

    Natural Wonders Edwin Tenney Brewster
  • Boyville will have its own printing office just as soon as possible.

    Joan of the Journal Helen Diehl Olds
  • Ive been downstairs to the printing office to see if there were any orders.

    Three Plays by Brieux Eugne Brieux
  • In February the printing office was discontinued and the Journals were given up.

    The Royal Institution Bence Jones
  • It was necessary, therefore, for me to open a printing office.

  • It looks as though Jaggard's printing office was undermanned.

    The Mystery of Francis Bacon William T. Smedley

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