Translation of photosetting in Spanish:


fotomecánica, n.

Pronunciation /ˈfəʊtəʊsɛtɪŋ/


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    fotomecánica feminine
    • Photosetting has much more economical methods of typeface production than metal setting.
    • The newspaper industry's hot metal dinosaurs - the Linotype, Intertype and Ludlow typecasting machines - were eliminated by photosetting, a short-lived intermediate trend that was, in its turn, crushed in the stampede toward our high-tech digital PostScript era.