repro

[ ree-proh ]
/ ˈri proʊ /

noun, plural re·pros.

Printing. repro proof.

Nearby words

  1. reprint,
  2. reprisal,
  3. reprise,
  4. repristinate,
  5. reprivatize,
  6. repro proof,
  7. reproach,
  8. reproachful,
  9. reproachless,
  10. reprobacy

Origin of repro

First recorded in 1945–50; by shortening

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British Dictionary definitions for repro

repro

/ (ˈriːprəʊ) /

noun plural -pros

short for reproduction (def. 2) repro furniture
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Word Origin and History for repro

repro

1946 as a shortening of reproduction.

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