movable-type printing

Johann Gutenberg

Inventors, Inventions . 2014.

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  • movable — movable, mobile, motive mean capable of moving or of being moved. Movable applies not to what has independent power of motion but to what can be moved by men or machines (as by lifting, drawing, pushing, or driving) {a movable steam engine} {one… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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