[doo-pli-key-ter, dyoo-]
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Origin of duplicator

First recorded in 1890–95; duplicate + -or2
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Related Words for duplicator

copier, duplicator, photocopier, Xerox

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British Dictionary definitions for duplicator


  1. an apparatus for making replicas of an original, such as a machine using a stencil wrapped on an ink-loaded drum
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