monotype monotype  /ˈmɑ nə ˌtaɪp/


  1. (n) (biology) a taxonomic group with a single member (a single species or genus)
  2. (n) a typesetting machine operated from a keyboard that sets separate characters


  • Jacques Le Brun, skipper of a French monotype sloop, protested to the judges that an Italian boat had failed to give him sea room at the start of the ninth race.


  • Monotype Brings More than 8,600 Web Fonts to

    Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. , a leading provider of typefaces, technology and expertise for creative applications and consumer devices, has released over 8,600 Web fonts on, now available for download and self hosting.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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