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mi·cro·cop·y

 (mī′krō-kŏp′ē)
n. pl. mi·cro·cop·ies
A greatly reduced photographic copy, usually reproduced by projection.

microcopy

(ˈmaɪkrəʊˌkɒpɪ)
n, pl -copies
(Photography) a greatly reduced photographic copy of a printed page, drawing, etc, on microfilm or microfiche. Sometimes called: microphotograph

mi•cro•cop•y

(ˈmaɪ krəˌkɒp i)

n., pl. -cop•ies.
a microphotographic copy, as in microfilm or microfiche.
[1930–35]
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Verb1.microcopy - photocopy printed or other graphic matter so that it is reduced in sizemicrocopy - photocopy printed or other graphic matter so that it is reduced in size
photocopy, xerox, run off - reproduce by xerography
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[E]ntered into agreements with Norman Ross Publishing (later succeeded by ProQuest), arranging for that firm to sell an encyclopedia and to produce and distribute "microcopies" of various RSL materials (in exchange for a 10% royalty payment to the RSL).
For more on the Koreans' respect for foreigners, see Foote to Secretary of State, 23 and 26 May 1883, Dispatches from United States Ministers to Korea, 1883 1905, File Microcopies of Records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.