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 <WRAP right centeralign bottom>​{{:​d:​ducks-bill.png?​direct|Duck'​s Bill}}\\ <WRAP right centeralign bottom>​{{:​d:​ducks-bill.png?​direct|Duck'​s Bill}}\\
 Duck's Bill <wrap magnify>​[[http://​www.oldbookillustrations.com/​img/​ducks-bill-large.png|{{:​wiki:​magnify.png|Enlarge}}]]</​wrap></​WRAP>​ Duck's Bill <wrap magnify>​[[http://​www.oldbookillustrations.com/​img/​ducks-bill-large.png|{{:​wiki:​magnify.png|Enlarge}}]]</​wrap></​WRAP>​
-tongue ​cut in a piece of stout paper, which is pasted on the tympan at the bottom of the [[t:​tympan-sheet|tympan sheet]], to support the[[w:​white-paper| white paper]] when working, instead of pins; the paper to be printed rests in the slit behind the tongue, and takes a good bearing. ​+A\_tongue ​cut in a piece of stout paper, which is pasted on the tympan at the bottom of the [[t:​tympan-sheet|tympan sheet]], to support the[[w:​white-paper| white paper]] when working, instead of pins; the paper to be printed rests in the slit behind the tongue, and takes a good bearing. ​
  
 It is seldom used except in the best work, where the paper printed is fine, stout, large, and expensive, when extra precautions are taken to prevent waste. ​ It is seldom used except in the best work, where the paper printed is fine, stout, large, and expensive, when extra precautions are taken to prevent waste. ​
  
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