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n. pl. mi·cro·cop·ies
A greatly reduced photographic copy, usually reproduced by projection.
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n, pl -copies
(Photography) a greatly reduced photographic copy of a printed page, drawing, etc, on microfilm or microfiche. Sometimes called: microphotograph
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(ˈmaɪ krəˌkɒp i)

n., pl. -cop•ies.
a microphotographic copy, as in microfilm or microfiche.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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