Facsimile - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |fækˈsɪməli|  American pronunciation of the word facsimile
Brit.  |fakˈsɪmɪli|  British pronunciation of the word facsimile

noun

- an exact copy or reproduction (syn: autotype)
- duplicator that transmits the copy by wire or radio (syn: fax)

verb

- send something via a facsimile machine (syn: fax, telefax)

Examples

A facsimile of the world's first computer was exhibited in the museum.

...the family resemblance is so strong that the boy is virtually a pint-size facsimile of his father...

Word forms

noun
singular: facsimile
plural: facsimiles
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