The paper to be printed is usually supplied as a continuous web of up to 2000 forms divided by perforations. To ensure positive control of the forms, the margins are punched with holes that engage on the tractors of the printer's paper-feed system. See also band printer.
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line print·er • n. a machine that prints output from a computer a line at a time rather than character by character.
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