photocomposer

[ foh-toh-kuh m-poh-zer ]
/ ˈfoʊ toʊ kəmˌpoʊ zər /

noun

a machine for setting type photographically.

Origin of photocomposer

First recorded in 1925–30; photo- + composer
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