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printer (n.)

c. 1500, "person who prints books, etc.," agent noun from print (v.). As a mechanical device from 1859, originally in telegraphy. In the computer sense, from 1946. Printer's bible (c. 1702) so called from mistaken substitution of printers for princes in Psalms cxix.161, which led to the misreading:

Printers have persecuted me without a cause.

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Definitions of printer from WordNet

printer (n.)
someone whose occupation is printing;
Synonyms: pressman
printer (n.)
(computer science) an output device that prints the results of data processing;
printer (n.)
a machine that prints;
Synonyms: printing machine
From wordnet.princeton.edu