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English definition of “photostat”

photostat

noun [C]     /ˈfəʊ.tə.stæt/ US  /ˈfoʊ.t̬oʊ-/
a machine used especially in the past to make photographic copies of documents , or a copy made by such a machine Office equipmentCommunicating by telephonePaper and stationeryCopying and copiesForgery photostat     verb [T] (plural -tt-)
(Definition of photostat noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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