from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A duplicator that makes copies of written, drawn, or typed material from a stencil that is fitted around an inked drum.
- n. A copy made by this method of duplication.
- transitive v. To make (copies) on a mimeograph.
- intransitive v. To use a mimeograph.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An invention of Thomas A. Edison, a machine for making printed copies, using typed stencil, ubiquitous until the 1990s when photocopying became competitive (if not cheaper), and considerably easier to use.
- v. To make mimeograph copies.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A copying device that uses a stencil through which ink is pressed; it was invented by Edison.
- transitive v. to make copies of using a mimeograph.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An apparatus invented by Edison, by which stencils of written pages may be obtained for the production of an indefinite number of copies
- To multiply (copies of a writing or document) by means of a mimeograph; manifold by the use of a mimeograph.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a rotary duplicator that uses a stencil through which ink is pressed (trade mark Roneo)
- v. print copies from (a prepared stencil) using a mimeograph
Originally a trademark.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)