The Government of Canada’s terminology and linguistic data bank.

STRIP PRINTER [1 record]

Record 1 1997-12-05


Subject field(s)
  • Computer Peripheral Equipment

As the name suggests, a strip printer prints the information along a narrow (usually half-inch wide) paper tape, much like a ticker tape. It is a low-cost device used for special applications in systems where the cost of a multiple-column printer would be prohibitive.


  • Périphériques (Informatique)


Save record 1

Copyright notice for the TERMIUM Plus® data bank

© Public Works and Government Services Canada, 2020
TERMIUM Plus®, the Government of Canada's terminology and linguistic data bank
A product of the Translation Bureau


Language Portal of Canada

Access a collection of Canadian resources on all aspects of English and French, including quizzes.

Writing tools

A collection of writing tools that cover the many facets of English and French grammar, style and usage.

Glossaries and vocabularies

Access Translation Bureau glossaries and vocabularies.

Date Modified: