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linotype

[ lahy-nuh-tahyp ]
/ ˈlaɪ nəˌtaɪp /
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verb, lin·o·typed, lin·o·typ·ing.Printing.

to typeset on a Linotype machine.

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Origin of linotype

see origin at Linotype

OTHER WORDS FROM linotype

lin·o·typ·er, lin·o·typ·ist, noun

Definition for linotype (2 of 2)

Linotype
[ lahy-nuh-tahyp ]
/ ˈlaɪ nəˌtaɪp /

Trademark.

a brand of typesetting machine that casts solid lines of type from brass dies, or matrices, selected automatically by actuating a keyboard.
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British Dictionary definitions for linotype

Linotype
/ (ˈlaɪnəʊˌtaɪp) /

noun

trademark a typesetting machine, operated by a keyboard, that casts an entire line on one solid slug of metal
type produced by such a machine
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