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Definition of Type founder
Type founder1 American 9 Bourgeois [bar] [bar] 11/2 German [bar] 2 Saxon 10
Long Primer [bar] [bar] 21/2 Norse [bar] 3 Brilliant 11 Small
Pica [bar] [bar] 31/2 Ruby 12 Pica [bar] [bar] 4 Excelsior [bar]
41/2 Diamond 14 English [bar] [bar] 5 Pearl 16 Columbian [bar]
[bar] 51/2 Agate [bar] 6 Nonpareil 18 Great Primer [bar] [bar] 7
Minion [bar] 8 Brevier 20 Paragon [bar] [bar] Diagram of the
"points" by which sizes of Type are graduated in the "Point
Type founder, one who casts or manufacture type.
Type foundry, Type foundery, a place for the manufacture
Type metal, an alloy used in making type, stereotype
plates, etc., and in backing up electrotype plates. It
consists essentially of lead and antimony, often with a
little tin, nickel, or copper.
Type wheel, a wheel having raised letters or characters on
its periphery, and used in typewriters, printing
Unity of type (Biol.), that fundamental agreement in
structure which is seen in organic beings of the same
class, and is quite independent of their habits of life.
Meaning of Type founder from wikipedia