Copying press
Copying Cop"y*ing, a. & n. From {Copy}, v. [1913 Webster]

{Copying ink}. See under {Ink}.

{Copying paper}, thin unsized paper used for taking copies of letters, etc., in a copying press.

{Copying press}, a machine for taking by pressure, an exact copy of letters, etc., written in copying ink. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • copying press — noun : an obsolescent device in which an original (as a letter) in copying ink is transferred in reverse by being pressed against an absorbent translucent sheet which is read from the reverse side called also letterpress * * * copying press noun… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Copying — Cop y*ing, a. & n. From {Copy}, v. [1913 Webster] {Copying ink}. See under {Ink}. {Copying paper}, thin unsized paper used for taking copies of letters, etc., in a copying press. {Copying press}, a machine for taking by pressure, an exact copy of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Copying ink — Copying Cop y*ing, a. & n. From {Copy}, v. [1913 Webster] {Copying ink}. See under {Ink}. {Copying paper}, thin unsized paper used for taking copies of letters, etc., in a copying press. {Copying press}, a machine for taking by pressure, an exact …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Copying paper — Copying Cop y*ing, a. & n. From {Copy}, v. [1913 Webster] {Copying ink}. See under {Ink}. {Copying paper}, thin unsized paper used for taking copies of letters, etc., in a copying press. {Copying press}, a machine for taking by pressure, an exact …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Press — Press, n. [F. presse. See 4th {Press}.] 1. An apparatus or machine by which any substance or body is pressed, squeezed, stamped, or shaped, or by which an impression of a body is taken; sometimes, the place or building containing a press or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • copying ink — noun : ink suitable for writing or typing that is to be copied by direct transfer (as in a copying press) * * * copying ink noun Ink suitable for copying by impression • • • Main Entry: ↑copy …   Useful english dictionary

  • copying paper — n. paper used to take copies of letters in a copying press …   English contemporary dictionary

  • copying paper — noun : thin unsized paper used for taking copies by direct transfer (as in a copying press) …   Useful english dictionary

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