trademark — used for a typesetting machine that produces each line of type in the form of a solid metal slug

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  • linotype — [ linɔtip ] n. f. • 1889; mot angl. amér., pour line of types « ligne de caractères » ♦ Imprim. Machine à composer au plomb, qui fond d un bloc chaque ligne de caractères (ligne bloc) que l on compose sur un clavier. Matrice d une linotype. Abrév …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Linotype — fue originariamente una compañía norteamericana, formada en 1886 para comercializar la máquina Linotipia inventada por Ottmar Mergenthaler, Mergenthaler Linotype (pronunciado / laɪnəˌtaɪp/) se convirtió en la mayor compañía de equipamiento para… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Linotype — can refer to:* Linotype (alloy) * Mergenthaler Linotype Company * Linotype machine …   Wikipedia

  • Linotype — 1886, Amer.Eng., trademark name (Mergenthaler Linotype Co.), from line o type, for a composing machine invented by Ottmar Mergenthaler (1854 1899) in widespread use in newspaper production early 20c …   Etymology dictionary

  • Linotype — Lin o*type, n. [See {Line}; {Type}.] (Print.) (a) A kind of typesetting machine which produces castings, each of which corresponds to a line of separate types. By pressing the keys of a keyboard like one on a typewriter, the matrices for one line …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Linotype — Linotȳpe, s. Setzmaschine …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • linotype® — {{hw}}{{linotype®}}{{/hw}}Sistema di composizione tipografica meccanica, che fornisce linee intere fuse in un unico blocchetto | Nome commerciale di una macchina che realizza tale composizione …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • Linotype — ☆ Linotype [līn′ə tīp΄ ] [< line of type] trademark for a typesetting machine that casts an entire line of type in one bar, or slug: it is operated from a keyboard n. [often l ] 1. a machine of this kind 2. matter set in this way vt., vi.… …   English World dictionary

  • Linotype® — /līˈnō tīp or nə / noun 1. A machine for producing stereotyped lines of printer s type 2. A slug or line of printing type cast in one piece by this method …   Useful english dictionary

  • Linotype — Une Linotype (Deutsches Museum) Une ligne bloc …   Wikipédia en Français

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