Definition of teletypesetter in English:

teletypesetter

noun

  • An apparatus used for remotely setting type by telegraph, typically controlled by tape on which instructions are encoded as patterns of perforations.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in The Syracuse Herald. From tele- + typesetter.

Pronunciation

teletypesetter

/ˌtɛlɪˈtʌɪpsɛtə/