Definitions

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  • adj. Having the shape of fan or concertina, with a row of sheets alternately folded backwards and forwards.

Etymologies

fan +‎ fold (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • When I printed his precons for the court file, the printout on the old fanfold paper went all the way along the floor of the parade room and half way back again.

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  • Remember how much fun you had swapping 5e-inch floppies, or tearing the perforated edges off fanfold paper?

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  • The lost novel was rewritten in a few days, thanks to the daily fanfold printouts that I made as a last-ditch backup.

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  • The prosecutor lifts a computerized record on fanfold paper, then lets it unfold to the floor.

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  • Alan left the papers in their virgin, fanfold state, and began flipping through them.

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  • The fanfold instruction card could be dramatically shrunk down to the size of the instructions already distributed with an iPod.

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  • It consists of a cylinder shaped cartridge with fanfold filter media between the beige ends.

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  • • Paper feeding from inserted roll or rear (fanfold)

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  • I could tell you the story about the time I blew a guy’s mind by writing him an interface that let him manipulate some data directly on his “scope” rather than having to phone down to the computer room to run a batch job and send him up a bunch of fanfold paper with the results.

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  • Yep Jamie I think this approach has a lot of promise, which means it’s probably all been done before, probably in the 50s, documented on a lot of fanfold paper in the attics of forgotten geniuses.

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