- \\ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷\ adjective (or adverb)
: having the same foot-to-face height as printing type and being 0.9186 inch in English-speaking countries
plates must be mounted type-high
* * */tuyp"huy"/, adj. Print.of a height equal to the distance from the foot to the face of a type: 0.918 in. (23.3 mm).[1895-1900]
* * *typeˈ-high adjective and adverb1. Of or at the standard type height (approx 0.918in; 23.317mm), measured in the direction of the shank2. (of a woodcut, etc) at the height required for printing• • •Main Entry: ↑type
* * *type-high «TYP HY», adjective.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.