monotype

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noun mono·type \ˈmä-nə-ˌtīp\

Definition of monotype

  1. :  an impression on paper of a design painted usually with the finger or a brush on a surface (as glass)

1882

First Known Use of monotype

1882


Monotype

noun mono·type

Definition of Monotype

  1. :  a typesetting apparatus consisting of a keyboard whose operation produces perforations on a roll of paper and a caster which casts and assembles individual pieces of type in justified lines in the order determined by the perforations —formerly a U.S. registered trademark

1893

First Known Use of monotype

1893


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