Typewriter vs Brailler - What's the difference?

typewriter | brailler |


As nouns the difference between typewriter and brailler

is that typewriter is a device, at least partially mechanical, used to print text by pressing keys that cause type to be impressed through an inked ribbon onto paper while brailler is .

typewriter

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A device, at least partially mechanical, used to print text by pressing keys that cause type to be impressed through an inked ribbon onto paper.
  • (archaic) One who uses a typewriter; a typist.
  • The typewriter got up and disappeared out a back door, and soon she come back with a man, and he said, "Can I be of some help, Mr. Higgens?"'' -- ''The Southpaw , Mike Harris, 1953.

    Synonyms

    * (one who uses a typewriter) typist

    Derived terms

    * typewritery

    See also

    * touch-typist

    brailler

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (technology) A typewriter used to emboss paper with braille cells to be read by the visually impaired instead of using a manual stylus.
  • * 2005 , Jean E. Olmstead, Itinerant teaching (page 190)
  • Use pads under braillers to reduce noise and under reading-writing stands to counteract sliding.
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