noun plural but singular in construction

tīˈpäthəˌtē sometimes tə̇ˈp-
: an association of master printers (as in the U.S. and Canada)

Word History


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

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“Typothetae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/typothetae. Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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