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printer's devil

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An apprentice in a printing establishment.

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  • noun dated An apprentice printer

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  • noun an apprentice in a printing establishment

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[From the apprentice becoming black from the ink.]

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