printer

noun
1 person/company that prints books, etc.
ADJECTIVE
book
commercial
master
jobbing (BrE)
PRINTER + VERB
print sth, run sth off

The printer has run off 2 000 copies of the leaflet.

2 machine
ADJECTIVE
black-and-white, colour/color, monochrome
computer
office
desktop
dot matrix, inkjet, laser
wide-format (AmE)
compatible
VERB + PRINTER
configure, install
control, drive
attach, connect, plug in

Connect the printer to your PC.

network

You can print to any networked printer in the building.

PRINTER + VERB
print (sth), work

The printer won't print for some reason.

PRINTER + NOUN
cartridge, ink, toner
paper
tray
cable

Can you check to see if the printer cable is still plugged into your computer?

port
driver
icon

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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