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photocopynoun [C]

uk   /ˈfəʊ.təʊˌkɒp.i/ us   /ˈfoʊ.t̬oʊˌkɑː.pi/
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photocopynoun [C]

us   /ˈfoʊt̬·əˌkɑp·i/
a copy of a document made on a photocopier
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photocopynoun [C]

uk   /ˈfəʊtəʊˌkɒpi/ us   plural photocopies also copy
a photographic copy of a document made on a photocopier: make/keep a photocopy If you send off any documents, be sure to keep a photocopy.a photocopy of sth I forgot to make a photocopy of my tax return. a black-and-white/colour photocopy

photocopyverb

uk   /ˈfəʊtəʊˌkɒpi/ us   also copy
[T or I] to make a photographic copy of a document on a photocopier: You cannot photocopy or scan any of the documents in the reading room. Printing, fax, and photocopying facilities are offered at a fee.
[I] to be copied using a photocopier: photocopy well/badly This yellow logo doesn't photocopy very well in black and white.
(Definition of photocopy from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “photocopy”
in Korean 복사본…
in Arabic نُسْخة…
in Malaysian salinan foto…
in French photocopie…
in Russian ксерокопия…
in Chinese (Traditional) 影印本,影本…
in Italian fotocopia…
in Turkish fotokopi…
in Polish kserokopia…
in Spanish fotocopia, fotocopiar…
in Vietnamese sao chụp…
in Portuguese fotocópia…
in Thai การถ่ายเอกสาร…
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…
in Indonesian fotokopi…
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