printing element

printing element

[′print·iŋ ‚el·ə·mənt]
(computer science)
The part of the print head mechanism that comes into contact with the paper to print characters or other images.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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