from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of typeset.
  • n. The setting or composition of written material into type.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or art of setting type.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or process of setting or combining types in proper order for printing. It is usually done by picking up each type from an exposed case, and arranging the types so collected in a composing-stick in lines of even length.


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