Meaning of “carbon paper” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “carbon paper” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"carbon paper" in Business English

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carbon papernoun [ U ]

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WORKPLACE thin paper with a covering of carbon or other dark substance on one side, which is used between pieces of paper to make copies of what someone writes or types:

The photocopier, unlike carbon paper, could be used to reproduce documents that already existed.

(Definition of “carbon paper” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)