typewriter terminal

typewriter terminal

[′tīp‚rīd·ər ‚tər·mən·əl]
(computer science)
An electric typewriter combined with an ASCII or other code generator that provides code output for feeding a computer, calculator, or other digital equipment; the terminal also produces hard copy when driven by incoming code signals.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.