Definition of dot matrix printer in English:

dot matrix printer

Syllabification: dot ma·trix print·er


  • A printer that forms images of letters, numbers, etc., from a number of tiny dots.
    More example sentences
    • A method and apparatus are provided for adaptively controlling printer functions of a dot matrix printer in response to sensing the type of printer ink cartridge being used.
    • Quickly, no one wanted a dot matrix printer anymore.
    • How about a dusty dot matrix printer or monochrome monitor?

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