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German translation: Setzer

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16:40 Mar 16, 2008
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Photography/Imaging (& Graphic Arts) / Hochdruck
English term or phrase: compositor
A spool is used to collect type in a monotype keyboard, while comp is an abbreviation of compositor, the person that composes type to put on a page.
Sonja Häußler
Local time: 05:34
German translation:Setzer
Explanation:
Ich glaube das ist der Setzer.

http://www.google.de/search?hl=de&q=setzer druck&btnG=Suche&...

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Note added at 15 Min. (2008-03-16 16:55:17 GMT)
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Laut http://www.dict.cc/deutsch-englisch/s310.php:

Setzer {m} typesetter
Setzer {m} compositor

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Note added at 20 Min. (2008-03-16 17:00:52 GMT)
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Schriftsetzer ist der genauere Begriff.
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Zea_Mays
Italy
Local time: 05:34
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3 +2Setzer
Zea_Mays


  

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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Setzer


Explanation:
Ich glaube das ist der Setzer.

http://www.google.de/search?hl=de&q=setzer druck&btnG=Suche&...

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Note added at 15 Min. (2008-03-16 16:55:17 GMT)
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Laut http://www.dict.cc/deutsch-englisch/s310.php:

Setzer {m} typesetter
Setzer {m} compositor

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Note added at 20 Min. (2008-03-16 17:00:52 GMT)
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Schriftsetzer ist der genauere Begriff.

Zea_Mays
Italy
Local time: 05:34
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 24

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  kriddl
3 mins
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agree  Konrad Schultz
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