printery

[ prin-tuh-ree ]
/ ˈprɪn tə ri /

noun, plural print·er·ies.

(formerly) an establishment for typographic printing.
an establishment where printing, as of books or newspapers, etc., is done.

Nearby words

  1. printer,
  2. printer's devil,
  3. printer's error,
  4. printer's mark,
  5. printer's ream,
  6. printhead,
  7. printing,
  8. printing frame,
  9. printing ink,
  10. printing office

Origin of printery

First recorded in 1630–40; print + -ery

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British Dictionary definitions for printery

printery

/ (ˈprɪntərɪ) /

noun plural -eries

mainly US an establishment in which printing is carried out
an establishment in which fabrics are printed
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