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copyread

[ kop-ee-reed ]
/ 藞k蓲p i藢rid /
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verb (used with object), cop路y路read [kop-ee-ee-red], /藞k蓲p i i r蓻d/, cop路y路read路ing [kop-ee-ree-ding]. /藞k蓲p i藢ri d瑟艐/.
to work on (copy) as a copyreader.
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Origin of copyread

First recorded in 1940鈥45; back formation from copyreader
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British Dictionary definitions for copyread

copyread
/ (藞k蓲p瑟藢ri藧d) /

verb -reads, -reading or -read
US to subedit
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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