Xerox

[ zeer-oks ]
/ ˈzɪər ɒks /

Trademark.

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

noun

(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

Xerox
/ (ˈzɪərɒks) /

noun

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

verb

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