burtstabiņš

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Latvian[edit]

Burtstabiņi

Etymology[edit]

From burt (letter) +‎ stabiņš (block) (with stabiņš from stabs (pole, post) +‎ -iņš (dim.)).

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Noun[edit]

burtstabiņš m (1st declension)

  1. (typography) type, font (typesetting printing unit; a little metal block with a letter engraved on one side)
    svina, koka burtstabiņi — lead, wooden types


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