3D printed

variants: or less commonly 3-D printed or 3D-printed \ ˈthrē-​ˈdē-​ˈprin-​təd How to pronounce 3D printed (audio) \ or 3-D-printed

Definition of 3D printed

: created by the manufacturing processes of 3D printing : made by means of a 3D printer 3D printed parts/objects At MIT and Boston Children's Hospital, researchers worked out a system allowing clinicians to take an MRI scan of patients' hearts and create 3D printed models of the organs within hours.medgadget.com The first set of components are the 3D printed pieces, including wheels, a platform, and cabin furniture. These pieces are designed with holes that allow you to lock each one in place …— Cristian Curmei

First Known Use of 3D printed

1996, in the meaning defined above

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“3D printed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/3D%20printed. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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