laser printer

noun

Definition of laser printer

:a high-resolution printer for computer output that xerographically prints an image formed by a laser

First Known Use of laser printer

1979


LASER PRINTER Defined for English Language Learners

laser printer

noun

Definition of laser printer for English Language Learners

  • : a computer printer that prints an image formed by a laser beam


LASER PRINTER Defined for Kids

laser printer

noun

Definition of laser printer for Students

:a printer for computer output that produces high-quality images formed by a laser

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