Definition of printery in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈprin(t)ərē/

noun (plural printeries)

A print shop.
Example sentences
  • The son of a country policeman, Archibald grew up in Warrnambool, Victoria, where he was apprenticed in the printery of the local paper and conceived an ambition to be a journalist.
  • Built in 1942, it was used as a printery of the Roman Catholic Mission and later a tannery and private home.
  • We lived on a little fruit farm one mile from the printery at which the typesetting and press work were done.

Words that rhyme with printery


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Syllabification: print·er·y

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