ductor

[ duhk-ter ]
/ ˈdʌk tər /
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noun Printing.

the roller that conveys ink in a press from the ink reservoir to the distributor.

Origin of ductor

1540–50; < Latin: guide, equivalent to duc- (variant stem of dūcere to lead) + -tor -tor
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Examples from the Web for ductor

  • Behmen sets about his task as a ductor dubitantium in a masterly manner.

    Jacob Behmen|Alexander Whyte