photocompose
transitive verb Date: 1929 to set (as reading matter) by photocomposition • photocomposer noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • photocompose — /foh toh keuhm pohz /, v.t., photocomposed, photocomposing. to set (type) on a photocomposer. [1925 30; PHOTO + COMPOSE] * * * …   Universalium

  • photocompose — verb To use photocomposition to prepare text for printing …   Wiktionary

  • Photocompose — Набирать на фотонаборной машине; Производить фотонабор …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • photocompose — v. arrange in a photocomposer, set type photographically (Printing) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • photocompose — pho·to·compose …   English syllables

  • photocompose — pho•to•com•pose [[t]ˌfoʊ toʊ kəmˈpoʊz[/t]] v. t. posed, pos•ing pri to set (type) using photocomposition • Etymology: 1925–30 pho′to•com•pos er, n …   From formal English to slang

  • photocompose — …   Useful english dictionary

  • film|set — «FIHLM SEHT», noun, verb, set, set|ting. –n. the set for a motion picture. –v.t. = photocompose. (Cf. ↑photocompose) …   Useful english dictionary

  • pho|to|set — «FOH tuh SEHT», transitive verb, set, set|ting. = photocompose. (Cf. ↑photocompose) …   Useful english dictionary

  • photoset — transitive verb ( set; setting) Date: 1957 photocompose • photosetter noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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