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English definition of “type”

type

verb [I or T] (WRITE)    /taɪp/
B1 to write using a machine, either a computer keyboard or a typewriter: She asked me to type a couple of letters. He can type very quickly. I was typing away into the early hours of the morning just to get the thing finished.Writing and typing
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