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copier Syllabification: cop·i·er
Pronunciation: /ˈkäpēər/

Definition of copier in English:


A machine that makes exact copies of something, especially documents, video or audio recordings, or software.
Example sentences
  • Document encryption at the copier helps safeguard confidential information before it is transmitted across the network.
  • In the early days of the magazine, I wrote my editorials on an electric typewriter, and our only other machine was a copier.
  • Police seized about 50 video recorders and five multi-DVD copiers.

Words that rhyme with copier

compeer • photocopier

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