Typing
Type Type, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Typed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Typing}.] 1. To represent by a type, model, or symbol beforehand; to prefigure. [R.] --White (Johnson). [1913 Webster]

2. To furnish an expression or copy of; to represent; to typify. [R.] [1913 Webster]

Let us type them now in our own lives. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]


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  • Typing — notebook keyboardTyping is the process of inputting text into a device, such as a typewriter, computer, or a calculator, by pressing keys on a keyboard. It can be distinguished from other means of input, such as the use of pointing devices like… …   Wikipedia

  • typing — [[t]ta͟ɪpɪŋ[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT Typing is the work or activity of typing something by means of a typewriter or word processor. She didn t do any typing till the evening. 2) N UNCOUNT: usu with supp, oft poss N Typing is the skill of using a… …   English dictionary

  • typing — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ touch (usually touch typing) VERB + TYPING ▪ do ▪ Could you do some typing for me? TYPING + NOUN ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • typing — n. to do (the) typing * * * [ taɪpɪŋ] to do (the) typing …   Combinatory dictionary

  • typing — typ|ing [ˈtaıpıŋ] n [U] the activity of using a computer or a ↑typewriter to write something ▪ typing errors ▪ I m no good at typing …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • typing — typ|ing [ taıpıŋ ] noun uncount the skill or job of using a TYPEWRITER or computer keyboard to produce documents: Accurate typing is essential to the job. Will you have to do your own typing? …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • typing — UK [ˈtaɪpɪŋ] / US noun [uncountable] the skill or job of using a typewriter or computer keyboard to produce documents Accurate typing is essential to the job. Will you have to do your own typing? …   English dictionary

  • typing — noun a) Assigning or classification by type. b) the act of typing on a keyboard …   Wiktionary

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