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photocopy

noun [C] uk   /ˈfəʊ.təʊˌkɒp.i/ us    /ˈfoʊ.t̬oʊˌkɑː.pi/
B1 a photographic copy of a document made on a photocopier: I'll just make a photocopy of the agreement.
photocopy
verb [T] uk   us  
Could you photocopy those three pages for me, please?
Translations of “photocopy”
in Korean 복사본…
in Arabic نُسْخة…
in French photocopie…
in Turkish fotokopi…
in Italian fotocopia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 影印本,影本…
in Russian ксерокопия…
in Polish kserokopia…
in Spanish fotocopia…
in Portuguese fotocópia…
in German die Fotokopie…
in Catalan fotocòpia…
in Japanese コピーしたもの…
in Chinese (Simplified) 影印本,复印件…
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