xerox

xerox

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English

Alternative forms

  • Xerox

Etymology

From Xerox (a photocopier) (originally a trademark), from xerography, from Ancient Greek ξηρός (xērós, dry) and γραφή (graphḗ, writing).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈzɛ.ɹɒks/
    Hyphenation: xe‧rox
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈziː(ə)ɹ.ɑks/
    Hyphenation: xer‧ox

Noun

xerox (plural xeroxes)

  1. (slang, Canada, US) A photocopy.
    Hand me that xerox, would you?
  2. A photocopier.
    The xerox broke down yesterday.

Synonyms

  • photocopy

Derived terms

Verb

xerox (third-person singular simple present xeroxes, present participle xeroxing, simple past and past participle xeroxed)

  1. (slang, Canada, US) To make a paper copy or copies by means of a photocopier.
    I xeroxed the report for all the people at the meeting.

Synonyms

  • (make a paper copy): copy, photocopy

Translations

See also

  • Wikipedia article concerning Xerox trademark

Hungarian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈksɛroks]
  • Hyphenation: xe‧rox

Noun

xerox (plural xeroxok)

  1. photocopy; xerox (copy of a document made using a photocopier)

Declension

Derived terms


Portuguese

Alternative forms

  • xérox

Etymology

Borrowed from English Xerox.

Pronunciation

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈʃe.ɾɔk(i)s/

Noun

xerox m (plural xerox or xeroxes)

  1. photocopy; xerox (copy of a document made using a photocopier)
  2. photocopier; copier (machine which makes copies of paper documents)
  3. a shop where photocopying and related services are offered

Synonyms

  • (photocopy): fotocópia
  • (photocopier): fotocopiadora

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