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pho·to·com·po·si·tion

 (fō′tō-kŏm′pə-zĭsh′ən)
pho′to·com·pose′ (-kəm-pōz′) v.
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photocompose

(ˌfəʊtəʊkəmˈpəʊz)
vb
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) (tr) to set (type matter) by photocomposition
ˌphotocomˈposer n
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pho•to•com•pose

(ˌfoʊ toʊ kəmˈpoʊz)

v.t. -posed, -pos•ing.
to set (type) using photocomposition.
[1925–30]
pho′to•com•pos`er, n.
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photocompose


Past participle: photocomposed
Gerund: photocomposing

Imperative
photocompose
photocompose
Present
I photocompose
you photocompose
he/she/it photocomposes
we photocompose
you photocompose
they photocompose
Preterite
I photocomposed
you photocomposed
he/she/it photocomposed
we photocomposed
you photocomposed
they photocomposed
Present Continuous
I am photocomposing
you are photocomposing
he/she/it is photocomposing
we are photocomposing
you are photocomposing
they are photocomposing
Present Perfect
I have photocomposed
you have photocomposed
he/she/it has photocomposed
we have photocomposed
you have photocomposed
they have photocomposed
Past Continuous
I was photocomposing
you were photocomposing
he/she/it was photocomposing
we were photocomposing
you were photocomposing
they were photocomposing
Past Perfect
I had photocomposed
you had photocomposed
he/she/it had photocomposed
we had photocomposed
you had photocomposed
they had photocomposed
Future
I will photocompose
you will photocompose
he/she/it will photocompose
we will photocompose
you will photocompose
they will photocompose
Future Perfect
I will have photocomposed
you will have photocomposed
he/she/it will have photocomposed
we will have photocomposed
you will have photocomposed
they will have photocomposed
Future Continuous
I will be photocomposing
you will be photocomposing
he/she/it will be photocomposing
we will be photocomposing
you will be photocomposing
they will be photocomposing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been photocomposing
you have been photocomposing
he/she/it has been photocomposing
we have been photocomposing
you have been photocomposing
they have been photocomposing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been photocomposing
you will have been photocomposing
he/she/it will have been photocomposing
we will have been photocomposing
you will have been photocomposing
they will have been photocomposing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been photocomposing
you had been photocomposing
he/she/it had been photocomposing
we had been photocomposing
you had been photocomposing
they had been photocomposing
Conditional
I would photocompose
you would photocompose
he/she/it would photocompose
we would photocompose
you would photocompose
they would photocompose
Past Conditional
I would have photocomposed
you would have photocomposed
he/she/it would have photocomposed
we would have photocomposed
you would have photocomposed
they would have photocomposed
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Translations

photocompose

[ˌfəʊtəʊkəmˈpəʊz] VTfotocomponer
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References in periodicals archive ?
The development of the next generations of photocomposing machines did bring much of this potential to fruition, but the typesetting of mathematics was clearly not one of the primary considerations.
He rejected the obvious choice, the Higonnet-Moyroud Photocomposing Machine, thinking it lacked brand name appeal.
Various photocomposing machines and their new methods of printing have been in experimental stages for several years.
ITU Union Label and Public Relations Department, "Photocomposing Machines and the Brewer Keyboard," May 1954, International Typographical Union Archives, Communications Workers of America Headquarters, Washington, D.C.
Everything moves faster, giving us extra time to spend on creating better-looking, easier-to-read formats." In addition to relying on its 8010 unit as a receiving and editing terminal for report text, the group uses it to support the photocomposing process.