typothetae

noun plural but singular in construction ty·poth·e·tae \tīˈpäthəˌtē sometimes tə̇ˈp-\

Definition of typothetae

  1. :  an association of master printers (as in the U.S. and Canada)

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Origin and Etymology of typothetae

New Latin, literally, typesetters, from typ- + Greek -thetai, plural of -thetēs (from tithenai to place, set)


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