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typography

[ tahy-pog-ruh-fee ]
/ taɪˈpɒg rə fi /
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noun
the art or process of printing with type.
the work of setting and arranging types and of printing from them.
the general character or appearance of printed matter.
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Origin of typography

1635–45; <New Latin typographia, equivalent to Greek týpo(s) type + graphía-graphy

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH typography

topography, typography
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British Dictionary definitions for typography

typography
/ (taɪˈpɒɡrəfɪ) /

noun
the art, craft, or process of composing type and printing from it
the selection and planning of type for printed publications

Derived forms of typography

typographical (ˌtaɪpəˈɡræfɪkəl) or typographic, adjectivetypographically, adverb
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