pho·​to·​com·​pose ˌfō-tō-kəm-ˈpōz How to pronounce photocompose (audio)
photocomposed; photocomposing; photocomposes

transitive verb

: to set (something, such as reading matter) by photocomposition
photocomposer noun

Word History

First Known Use

1929, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of photocompose was in 1929

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Cite this Entry

“Photocompose.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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