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pho·to·cop·y

 (fō′tə-kŏp′ē)
tr.v. pho·to·cop·ied, pho·to·cop·y·ing, pho·to·cop·ies
To make a photographic reproduction of (printed or graphic material), especially by xerography.
n. pl. pho·to·cop·ies
A photographic or xerographic reproduction.

photocopy

(ˈfəʊtəʊˌkɒpɪ)
n, pl -copies
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a photographic reproduction of written, printed, or graphic work. See also microcopy
vb, -copies, -copying or -copied
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) to reproduce (written, printed, or graphic work) on photographic material

pho•to•cop•y

(ˈfoʊ təˌkɒp i)

n., pl. -cop•ies, n.
1. a photographic reproduction of a document, print, or the like.
v.t.
2. to make a photocopy of.
[1920–25]

photocopy


Past participle: photocopied
Gerund: photocopying

Imperative
photocopy
photocopy
Present
I photocopy
you photocopy
he/she/it photocopies
we photocopy
you photocopy
they photocopy
Preterite
I photocopied
you photocopied
he/she/it photocopied
we photocopied
you photocopied
they photocopied
Present Continuous
I am photocopying
you are photocopying
he/she/it is photocopying
we are photocopying
you are photocopying
they are photocopying
Present Perfect
I have photocopied
you have photocopied
he/she/it has photocopied
we have photocopied
you have photocopied
they have photocopied
Past Continuous
I was photocopying
you were photocopying
he/she/it was photocopying
we were photocopying
you were photocopying
they were photocopying
Past Perfect
I had photocopied
you had photocopied
he/she/it had photocopied
we had photocopied
you had photocopied
they had photocopied
Future
I will photocopy
you will photocopy
he/she/it will photocopy
we will photocopy
you will photocopy
they will photocopy
Future Perfect
I will have photocopied
you will have photocopied
he/she/it will have photocopied
we will have photocopied
you will have photocopied
they will have photocopied
Future Continuous
I will be photocopying
you will be photocopying
he/she/it will be photocopying
we will be photocopying
you will be photocopying
they will be photocopying
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been photocopying
you have been photocopying
he/she/it has been photocopying
we have been photocopying
you have been photocopying
they have been photocopying
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been photocopying
you will have been photocopying
he/she/it will have been photocopying
we will have been photocopying
you will have been photocopying
they will have been photocopying
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been photocopying
you had been photocopying
he/she/it had been photocopying
we had been photocopying
you had been photocopying
they had been photocopying
Conditional
I would photocopy
you would photocopy
he/she/it would photocopy
we would photocopy
you would photocopy
they would photocopy
Past Conditional
I would have photocopied
you would have photocopied
he/she/it would have photocopied
we would have photocopied
you would have photocopied
they would have photocopied
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.photocopy - a photographic copy of written or printed or graphic workphotocopy - a photographic copy of written or printed or graphic work
copy - a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing; "she made a copy of the designer dress"; "the clone was a copy of its ancestor"
photo, photograph, pic, exposure, picture - a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material
photostat - a photocopy made on a Photostat machine
Verb1.photocopy - reproduce by xerography
microcopy - photocopy printed or other graphic matter so that it is reduced in size
photostat - make a copy by means of a Photostat device
reproduce - make a copy or equivalent of; "reproduce the painting"

photocopy

noun
1. copy, reproduction, duplicate, Xerox (trademark), facsimile, photostat (trademark) I'll make sure you get a photocopy of the list.
verb
1. copy, reproduce, duplicate, xerox (trademark), take a photocopy of, make a Xerox of (trademark) She photocopied the cheque before cashing it.
Translations
نُسْخَةٌ ضَوئِيَةٌنُسْخَة فوتوغرافيَّهيُصَوِّرُ نُسْخَةًيَنْسَخُ ضَوْئِياً
fotokopiekopírovatudělat fotokopii
fotokopifotokopiere
kopiovalokopioida
fotokopijafotokopirati
fénymásolatot készít
ljósritljósrita
コピーコピーする
복사복사하다
fotokopijafotokopijavimo aparataspadaryti fotokopiją
fotokopijaizgatavot fotokopiju
fotokópiaurobiť fotokópiu
fotokopijafotokopirati
fotokopiakopiera
การถ่ายสำเนาถ่ายสำเนา
bản photocopyphotocopy

photocopy

[ˈfəʊtəʊˌkɒpɪ]
A. Nfotocopia f
B. VTfotocopiar

photocopy

[ˈfəʊtəʊkɒpi]
nphotocopie f
vtphotocopier

photocopy

[ˈfəʊtəʊˌkɒpɪ]
1. nfotocopia
2. vtfotocopiare

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.

photocopy

نُسْخَةٌ ضَوئِيَةٌ, يَنْسَخُ ضَوْئِياً fotokopie, kopírovat fotokopi, fotokopiere Fotokopie, fotokopieren φωτοτυπία, φωτοτυπώ fotocopia, fotocopiar kopio, valokopioida photocopie, photocopier fotokopija, fotokopirati fotocopia, fotocopiare コピー, コピーする 복사, 복사하다 fotokopie, fotokopiëren fotokopi, kopiere fotokopia, zrobić fotokopię fotocópia, fotocopiar, xerocar, xerox фотокопировать, фотокопия fotokopia, kopiera การถ่ายสำเนา, ถ่ายสำเนา fotokopi, fotokopisini çekmek bản photocopy, photocopy 影印
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