trypograph

noun tryp·o·graph \ ˈtripəˌgraf , -rȧf \

Definition of trypograph

: a mimeograph using a stencil made by placing treated paper over a metal plate having sharp corrugations and writing with a stylus whose pressure causes the corrugations to pierce the paper and form the design

trypographic

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of trypograph

Greek trypan to bore, pierce through + English -o- + -graph


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