Definition of imagesetter in English:

imagesetter

noun

Computing
  • A very high-quality type of color printer used to print glossy magazines, newsletters, or other documents.

    • ‘Another difference between an imagesetter and a typesetter is in the format of the data.’
    • ‘High-quality fonts provide additional information to printing devices, such as imagesetters.’
    • ‘With capstan imagesetters, the laser is stationary and the media moves.’
    • ‘Your imagesetter is already set to print to a file, and if you check this it just confuses things!’
    • ‘Our full range of imaging devices can be used as imagesetters or platesetters, simply by loading them with the appropriate media.’

Pronunciation:

imagesetter

/ˈimijˌsedər/