typographic

adjective ty·po·graph·ic \ ˌtī-pə-ˈgra-fik \
variants: or typographical play \ˌtī-pə-ˈgra-fi-kəl\
|Updated on: 18 Jun 2018

Definition of typographic

: of, relating to, or occurring or used in typography or typeset matter
  • a typographic character
  • a typographical error

typographically

play \ˌtī-pə-ˈgra-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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1593

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