Meaning of PRINTER in English

PRINTER

transcription, транскрипция: [ prɪntə(r) ]

( printers)

1.

A printer is a machine that can be connected to a computer in order to make copies on paper of documents or other information held by the computer.

N-COUNT

see also laser printer

2.

A printer is a person or company whose job is printing things such as books.

The manuscript had already been sent off to the printers.

N-COUNT

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