What’s the difference between print server and print sharing on Windows Server 2012

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I'm fairly new to Windows Server 2012 but I've recently installed a printer and shared it via the Sharing tab. I'm currently not in a Windows domain (it's just a regular work group) and printing is working great. But I've come across the "Print and Document Services" role, which includes the "Print Server" role service. Can anyone tell me what this is used for? Is it just for advanced printer deployment?

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