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type founder

noun
1.
a person engaged in the making of metallic types for printers.
Origin of type founder
1790-1800
First recorded in 1790-1800
Related forms
type founding, noun
typefoundry, noun
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type founder

noun
1.
a person who casts metallic printer's type
Derived Forms
type founding, noun
type foundry, noun
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