[ bee-see-see ]
/ ˈbiˈsiˈsi /
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noun, plural bcc's.
blind carbon copy: a duplicate of anything written or typed, or a copy of an email or other electronic document, that is sent to someone whose name is not visible to the primary addressee.
verb (used with object), bcc'ed or bcc'd, bcc·'ing.
to send (a duplicate of a document, email, or the like) to (someone whose name is not visible to the primary addressee).
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Origin of bcc
Initialism for blind carbon copy, with reference to the former use of carbon paper to make copies, now replaced by electronic or photocopied documents
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How to use bcc in a sentence
An Uber representative contacted the driver, and then sent him an email recapping what they discussed, and bcc'd me.Uber’s Biggest Problem Isn’t Surge Pricing. What If It’s Sexual Harassment by Drivers?|Olivia Nuzzi|March 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The rhymes are arranged in the following order: ab ab bc bcc.Spenser's The Faerie Queene, Book I|Edmund Spenser
British Dictionary definitions for bcc
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