Any printer, such as a laser printer, ink-jet printer, LED page printer, that prints without striking the paper, unlike a dot matrix printer which hits the paper with small pins. Non-impact printers are quieter than impact printers, and also faster due the lack of moving parts in the print head.
Last updated: 1995-11-20
Nondeterministic Turing Machine ♦ non-impact printer ♦ non-interlaced
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