typesetting type‧set‧ting [ˈtaɪpˌsetɪŋ] noun [uncountable]
the job or activity of arranging the letters, words etc on a page for printing:

• Publishers have now switched over to computerized typesetting.

— typeset verb [intransitive, transitive] :

• The article is typeset in two columns.

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typeset UK US /ˈtaɪpset/ verb [I or T] (-tt-, typeset, typeset)
to arrange printed text and images on the page when preparing a book, newspaper, etc. for printing: »

All their publications are typeset in-house.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • typeset — ► VERB (typesetting; past and past part. typeset) ▪ arrange or generate the type for (text to be printed). DERIVATIVES typesetter noun typesetting noun …   English terms dictionary

  • typeset — [tīp′set΄] vt. typeset, typesetting [back form. < TYPESETTER] to set in type; compose …   English World dictionary

  • typeset — /tuyp set /, v.t., typeset, typesetting, adj. v.t. 1. to set (textual matter) in type. adj. 2. (of written, textual matter) set in type. [1865 70; back formation from TYPESETTER] * * * …   Universalium

  • typeset — verb (typesets, typesetting, typeset) arrange or generate the type for (text to be printed). Derivatives typesetter noun typesetting noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • typeset — /ˈtaɪpsɛt/ (say tuypset) Printing –verb (t) (typeset, typesetting) 1. to set in type. 2. to arrange (text) on a digital page in a specific typeface and page design. –adjective 3. set in type. Compare photoset …   Australian English dictionary

  • typeset — verb set in type My book will be typeset nicely set these words in italics • Syn: ↑set • Derivationally related forms: ↑typesetter • Hypernyms: ↑print, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • typeset — transitive verb ( set; setting) Date: 1945 to set in type ; compose …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • typeset — 1. verb to set or compose written material into type 2. adjective Set in type …   Wiktionary

  • Typeset — Наборный; набранный в типографии; Набирать …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • typeset — v. set in type; compose for printing (Printing) …   English contemporary dictionary

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