noun Date: 1964 a machine that casts metal type in lines • linecasting noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • linecasting — noun see linecaster …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Mergenthaler Linotype Company — An 1896 Mergenthaler Linotype stock certificate The Mergenthaler Linotype Company is a corporation founded in the United States in 1886 to market the linecaster invented by Ottmar Mergenthaler. With the company s primary product, the Linotype… …   Wikipedia

  • linecasting — See linecaster. * * * …   Universalium

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