Computers. an output device that produces a paper copy of alphanumeric or graphic data.
- print·er·like, adjective
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How to use printer in a sentence
The company also aims to reinvent building affordable homes with the use of 3D printers, robotics and advanced materials.Mighty Buildings nabs $40M Series B to 3D print your next house | Mary Ann Azevedo | February 9, 2021 | TechCrunch
Things to consider when buying an all-in-one printerAll-in-one printers, also known as multifunction printers, or MFPs, are equipped with many special features, connectivity options, and general abilities.Best all-in-one printer: Upgrade your home office with these multitasking machines | Carsen Joenk | February 8, 2021 | Popular-Science
It’s not an inkjet, of course—it’s a 3D printer that can produce bespoke metal components.This huge Xerox printer can create metal parts for the US Navy | Rob Verger | February 4, 2021 | Popular-Science
At the same time, some older New Yorkers don’t have an email address or a printer, which can slow them down when trying to access vaccine appointment documents.A big hurdle for older Americans trying to get vaccinated: Using the internet | Rebecca Heilweil | January 27, 2021 | Vox
There’s no other app that would allow them to sell without a printer.Curtsy, a clothing resale app aimed at Gen Z women, raises $11 million Series A | Sarah Perez | January 20, 2021 | TechCrunch
Another returned a printer box stuffed with a candy-filled piñata.The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks | M.L. Nestel | December 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
With this mini printer, you can print your favorite shots straight from your iPhone.The Daily Beast’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Taylor Swift in Your Life | Allison McNearney | November 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In 1978, for instance, Hockney was introduced to a new printing method by the famed printer Ken Tyler.
The beauty of the 3-D printer was that users would continually figure out new ways to use it.
The boxes are not arranged alphabetically, and a printer learns the case as one learns the typewriter keyboard.The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire | H.L. Mencken | October 4, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Richard Chiswell, a noted English printer and an extensive publisher, died.
Some cheap food was presented to the printer in the shape of potatoes, with which his windows were smashed.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham | Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
Thomas Bradford, the oldest master printer in America, died at Philadelphia, aged 94.
During the revolutionary war he was commissary-general to the Pennsylvania division, and printer to congress.
Joseph Towers died; a printer, bookseller, and afterwards a preacher with the title of LL.
British Dictionary definitions for printer
a person or business engaged in printing
a machine or device that prints
computing an output device for printing results on paper
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