Definition of Printing machine
1. Noun. A machine that prints.
Specialized synonyms: Addressing Machine, Addressograph, Character Printer, Character-at-a-time Printer, Serial Printer, Electrostatic Printer, Impact Printer, Line Printer, Line-at-a-time Printer, Page Printer, Page-at-a-time Printer, Printer, Thermal Printer, Typesetting Machine
Generic synonyms: Machine
Derivative terms: Print, Print
Lexicographical Neighbors of Printing Machine
Literary usage of Printing machine
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Transactions by National Association of Cotton Manufacturers, New England Cotton Manufacturers' Association, Institution of Public Health Engineers (Great Britain) (1913)
"I think as regards rapidity of production, it may be taken for certain that as compared to the production of a calico printing machine, my machine must of ..."
2. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"While the printing-machine is the most prominent mechanism of the business, yet other factors have contributed largely to the progress made by this industry ..."
3. A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines by Andrew Ure (1858)
"The circumference of this drum in The Times printing machine measures 200 in., and it is consequently 64 in. in diameter. "This drum is surrounded by eight ..."
4. A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines: Containing a Clear Exposition by Andrew Ure (1853)
"It is highly creditable to the scientific judgment of these patentees, that in new modelling the printing machine, they dispensed with forty wheels, ..."
5. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1887)
"They also invented a cylinder card-printing machine. Towards the end of his life Edward Cowper was professor of manufacturing art and mechanics at King's ..."
6. The Museum of Science and Art by Dionysius Lardner (1856)
"Present printing machine of The Times. — 26. ... The power of the printing- machine constructed upon this principle was soon after augmented, by increasing ..."
7. Macmillan's Magazine by David Masson, George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris (1870)
"Not only did Koenig lose all the reward to which his admirable invention of the steam printing machine entitled him, but shortly after his disappearance ..."
8. A Treatise on the Law of Evidence by Simon Greenleaf (1899)
"... type-setting of a printing-machine will ordinarily (unless a particular copy is fixed upon by the issues) be regarded as equally originals in regard to ..."