typesetting

noun type·set·ting \ ˈtīp-ˌse-tiŋ \
|Updated on: 27 Jun 2018

Definition of typesetting

: the process of setting material in type or into a form to be used in printing; also : the process of producing graphic matter (as through a computer system)

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1846

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  • : the process or job of arranging type for printing


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