[ zeer-oks ]
/ ˈzɪər ɒks /


a brand name for a copying machine for reproducing printed, written, or pictorial matter by xerography.


(sometimes lowercase) a copy made on a xerographic copying machine.

verb (used with or without object)

(sometimes lowercase) to print or reproduce by xerography.


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British Dictionary definitions for xerox

/ (ˈzɪərɒks) /


  1. a xerographic copying process
  2. a machine employing this process
  3. a copy produced by this process


to produce a copy of (a document, illustration, etc) by this process
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