Definition of photosetter in English:

photosetter

noun

  • A machine for filmsetting.

    • ‘Within our graphics department final year students had priority on the photosetter, a large and clumsy lump that hummed and spewed out bromides to command.’
    • ‘A photosetter comprises a main projection system having a projection objective for projecting a type image from an object plane onto a setting plane.’

Pronunciation:

photosetter

/ˈfəʊtəʊsɛtə/