tractor feed


noun

Computers. a mechanism for aligning and transporting paper for a printer by means of pins that catch in perforations along the edges of the paper.

Nearby words

  1. traction load,
  2. tractive,
  3. tractive effort,
  4. tractive force,
  5. tractor,
  6. tractor pull,
  7. tractor-trailer,
  8. tractorfeed,
  9. tractotomy,
  10. tractrices

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British Dictionary definitions for tractorfeed

tractorfeed

noun

computing the automatic movement of a continuous roll of edge-perforated paper through the platen of the printer
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