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cop·i·er

 (kŏp′ē-ər)
n.
1. A machine that makes copies of printed or graphic matter.
2. One that transcribes or copies: a copier of ancient manuscripts.

copier

(ˈkɒpɪə)
n
1. a person or device that copies
2. another word for copyist

cop•i•er

(ˈkɒp i ər)

n.
1. a person or thing that copies; copyist.
[1590–1600]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.copier - apparatus that makes copies of typed, written or drawn materialcopier - apparatus that makes copies of typed, written or drawn material
apparatus, setup - equipment designed to serve a specific function
facsimile machine, fax, facsimile - duplicator that transmits the copy by wire or radio
hectograph, heliotype - duplicator consisting of a gelatin plate from which ink can be taken to make a copy
lithograph machine, lithograph - duplicator that prints by lithography; a flat surface (of stone or metal) is treated to absorb or repel ink in the desired pattern
mimeo, mimeograph, mimeograph machine, Roneo, Roneograph - a rotary duplicator that uses a stencil through which ink is pressed (trade mark Roneo)
photocopier - a copier that uses photographic methods of making copies
Photostat machine, Photostat - a duplicating machine that makes quick positive or negative copies directly on the surface of prepared paper
xerographic copier, Xerox machine, Xerox - a duplicator (trade mark Xerox) that copies graphic matter by the action of light on an electrically charged photoconductive insulating surface in which the latent image is developed with a resinous powder
Translations
آلة تصوير
kopírka
kopimaskine
ljósritunarvél
kopírovací stroj
fotokopi makinası

copier

[ˈkɒpɪəʳ] N (= photocopier) → fotocopiadora f

copier

[ˈkɒpiər] n (also photocopier) → copieur mco-pilot [ˈkəʊpaɪlət] ncopilote mfcoping mechanism nmécanisme m de survie

copier

n (= copyist)Kopist(in) m(f); (= imitator also)Nachmacher(in) m(f); (of writer, painter etc)Imitator(in) m(f); (= machine)Kopiergerät nt, → Kopierer m (inf)

copier

[ˈkɒpɪəʳ] n (also photocopier) → (foto)copiatrice f

copy

(ˈkopi) plural ˈcopies noun
1. an imitation or reproduction. That dress is a copy of one I saw at a Paris fashion show; He made eight copies of the pamphlet on the photocopier.
2. a single book, newspaper etc. Can I have six copies of this dictionary, please?
3. written or typed material for publishing. He writes copy for advertisements.
verb
to make an imitation or reproduction of (something). Copy the way I speak; Copy this passage into your notebook.
ˈcopier noun
a photocopier.
ˈcopyright noun
(usually abbreviated to ©) the sole right to reproduce a literary, dramatic, musical or artistic work, and also to perform, translate, film, or record such a work.
References in classic literature ?
As I drove home to my house in Kensington I thought over it all, from the extraordinary story of the red-headed copier of the "Encyclopaedia" down to the visit to Saxe-Coburg Square, and the ominous words with which he had parted from me.
Teachers can see where a class is struggling, and make a worksheet in that subject, then scan it in the copier. That scan goes to the print shop, which makes a batch of copies, and the teacher has it for class the next day.
The Xerox 1010 combines the speed and simplicity of a copier with the flexibility and finishing capabilities of a light production-printing device, according to the manufacturer.
Princeton Disc (PDC), Point Pleasant Beach, N.J., a leading supplier of CD duplication products and services is now offering DVD copier equipment and duplication services.
At four respected companies, life-altering inventions such as the personal computer, the pocket calculator, the copier, and computer networks were devised, refined, and patented.
What's the difference between an analog and a digital copier? That all depends on your business needs.
In addition to the features and options, the DDC 52n and 62n offer a variety of high-performance accessories that are common to both copiers. The Professional Finisher provides booklet making, center creasing, z-folding, hole punching, and multi-position stapling -- an impressive array of finishing options for a Segment 4 copier.
"The comment I keep getting is 'I can't even run a copier machine.
Xerox's WorkCentre 450c ($299) combines printer, fax machine, copier and scanner.
The workplace welter of electronics gobbles watts, the office copier fairly inhales paper, and the air is tainted with the toxic perfume wafting from furniture, carpeting and rubber cement.
Hewlett-Packard Co., the leading supplier of computer peripherals through the retail market, plans to enter the personal color copier market at retail this fall.
Tyler must choose between making some money by selling a mid-price copier (which has far more features than O'Neil needs), or pushing the lowest-price copier and collecting next to no commission.