Origin of printery
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Then there were new expenses to repair the printery and keep it in some sort of order.
We could furnish our printery properly now and pay our old debts.
It was to be published at that time, and was in type when the fire came and left not a vestige of the printery.Cyrus Hall McCormick
Herbert Newton Casson
When the lad was fourteen years old, we find him setting type in his father's printery.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 14
This, and perhaps the printery, he planned to establish in Niedau, because there both workers and property were cheaper.
- mainly US an establishment in which printing is carried out
- an establishment in which fabrics are printed
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