Definition of typographer
: a person (such as a compositor, printer, or designer) who specializes in the design, choice, and arrangement of type matter
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The University of Reading unwittingly purchased the leaf in 1997, when the institution acquired a vast collection that belonged to the late typographer John Lewis.
Oded Ezer — an Israeli typographer — envisions modifying semen into biological synesthesia: part sperm, part letter.
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Definition of typographer for English Language Learners
: a person whose job is to choose the style, arrangement, or appearance of printed letters on a page : a person who is skilled in typography
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