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English definition of “proof”

proof

noun [C] (PRINTED COPY)    /pruːf/
a printed copy of something that is examined and corrected before the final copies are printed: I was busy correcting proofs.Copying and copiesForgeryEditing and compilingCorrecting and mendingPublishing
(Definition of proof noun (PRINTED COPY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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