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variants or Multigraph
: a machine consisting essentially of a cylinder with grooves into which type or electrotypes are inserted
formerly a U.S. registered trademark


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transitive verb

: to print on a multigraph machine

Word History

First Known Use


1878, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of multigraph was in 1878

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“Multigraph.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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