[ 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.
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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Also called jet printing .
Origin of ink-jet printing
First recorded in 1975–80
OTHER WORDS FROM ink-jet printingink-jet printer, noun
Words nearby ink-jet printing
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