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1. A duplicator that makes copies of written, drawn, or typed material from a stencil that is fitted around an inked drum.
2. A copy made by this method of duplication.
v. mim·e·o·graphed, mim·e·o·graph·ing, mim·e·o·graphs
To make (copies) on a mimeograph.
To use a mimeograph.
[Originally a trademark.]
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1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) trademark an office machine for printing multiple copies of text or line drawings from an inked drum to which a cut stencil is fixed
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a copy produced by this machine
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) to print copies from (a prepared stencil) using this machine
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mim•e•o•graph(ˈmɪm i əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf)
1. a printing machine with an ink-fed drum, around which a cut waxed stencil is placed and which rotates as successive sheets of paper are fed into it.
2. a copy made from a mimeograph.v.t.
3. to duplicate by means of a mimeograph.
[formerly a trademark]
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Past participle: Mimeographed
Past participle: mimeographed
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|Noun||1.||mimeograph - a rotary duplicator that uses a stencil through which ink is pressed (trade mark Roneo)|
|Verb||1.||mimeograph - print copies from (a prepared stencil) using a mimeograph; "She mimeographed the syllabus"|
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