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[foh-tuh-kop-ee-er] /ˈfoʊ təˌkɒp i ər/

any electrically operated machine using a photographic method, as the electrostatic process, for making instant copies of written, drawn, or printed material.
an instrument using light-sensitive photographic materials to reproduce written, printed, or graphic work

1934, agent noun from photocopy (v.).


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