from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In printing, an elastic ball formerly used to ink the types.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Print.) The ball formerly used to ink the type.
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- noun historical, printing A
ballused for inkingthe type.
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Old French pompette.
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