photocopier


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pho·to·cop·i·er

 (fō′tə-kŏp′ē-ər)
n.
A machine for photographically reproducing written, printed, or graphic material, especially by xerography.

photocopier

(ˈfəʊtəʊˌkɒpɪə)
n
an instrument using light-sensitive photographic materials to reproduce written, printed, or graphic work

pho•to•cop•i•er

(ˈfoʊ təˌkɒp i ər)

n.
any electrically operated machine using a photographic method, as the electrostatic process, for making instant copies of written, drawn, or printed material.
Also called pho′tocopying machine`.
[1930–35]

photocopier

A device that prints copies of documents and drawings from an optical image.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.photocopier - a copier that uses photographic methods of making copiesphotocopier - a copier that uses photographic methods of making copies
copier, duplicator - apparatus that makes copies of typed, written or drawn material
Translations
آلة التَّصْويرمَاكِينَةُ تَصْوِيرٍ
kopírka
kopimaskine
kopiokone
aparat za umnožavanje
ljósritunarvél
コピー機
복사기
prístroj na robenie fotokópií
fotokopirni stroj
kopieringsapparat
เครื่องถ่ายเอกสาร
fotokopi makinasıfotokopi makinesi
máy photocopy

photocopier

[ˈfəʊtəʊˈkɒpɪəʳ] Nfotocopiadora f

photocopier

[ˈfəʊtəʊkɒpiər] nphotocopieur m

photocopier

[ˈfəʊtəʊˌkɒpɪəʳ] nfotocopiatrice f

photocopy

(ˈfəutəkopi) nounplural ˈphotocopies
a copy of a document etc made by a machine which photographs it. I'll get some photocopies made of this letter.
verb
to make a copy in this way. Will you photocopy this letter for me?
ˈphotocopier noun
a machine that makes photocopies.

photocopier

مَاكِينَةُ تَصْوِيرٍ kopírka kopimaskine Fotokopiergerät φωτοτυπικό μηχάνημα fotocopiadora kopiokone photocopieur aparat za umnožavanje fotocopiatrice コピー機 복사기 kopieerapparaat kopimaskin kopiarka máquina de fotocópias, máquina de xerox фотокопировальное устройство kopieringsapparat เครื่องถ่ายเอกสาร fotokopi makinesi máy photocopy 复印机
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At the time of its inception in the early 1940s, the printing method of the photocopier was dubbed 'xerography'.
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com)-- A photocopier is a machine that makes paper copies of documents and other visual images quickly and cheaply.
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A former town clerk denied she knowingly acted illegally by allowing thousands of political leaflets to be printed on a council photocopier.
Office workers cover more than 46 miles a year just by walking to the photocopier or fax machine, according to a new report.
3) Load the paper in a photocopier, position the leaf, and photocopy.
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