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  • Hot metal typesetting | Definition and Translations

    Hot metal typesetting refers to machine-based typesetting technologies, where molten type metal is injected into a mold that has the shape of one or more glyphs. Examples of such machines are the Linotype and the Monotype.

     

    Dutch: machinezetten
    French: composition chaude
    German: Maschinensatz
    Italian: composizione (meccanica) a caldo
    Spanish: Composición en caliente

    Ralf Herrmann By Ralf Herrmann ()
    Contributors: Manuel Sesma Alexis B.



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