- A small shallow tray, generally metal along with a variable end, which kind is scheduled by hand. Also referred to as work stick.
- a computer device utilized in printing with movable kind to put on the sort as it's being chosen.
- an instrument usually of material, that the compositor keeps in the left-hand, and in which he arranges the nature in words and lines. It offers one open side, and something adjustable end through that your duration of the outlines, and consequently the width of the web page or line, can be determined.