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typography

noun ty·pog·ra·phy \tī-ˈpä-grə-fē\

: the work of producing printed pages from written material

: the style, arrangement, or appearance of printed letters on a page

Full Definition of TYPOGRAPHY

1
:  letterpress printing
2
:  the style, arrangement, or appearance of typeset matter

Origin of TYPOGRAPHY

Medieval Latin typographia, from Greek typos impression, cast + -graphia -graphy — more at type
First Known Use: 1610

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