What does the word typewriter mean?

Usage examples for typewriter

  1. And there would be others, like Duggan, writing verses all day; pounding away on a typewriter, if they could manage to rent or borrow one. – 100%: The Story of a Patriot by Upton Sinclair
  2. I heard Caroline practising on the typewriter as I came through the hall. – The Privet Hedge by J. E. Buckrose
  3. The first of these, and absolutely indispensable, is a typewriter. – If You Don't Write Fiction by Charles Phelps Cushing