from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Not requiring paper because of the use of computers and other electronic media to record, convey, and store information: a paperless office.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Without paper.
- adj. Relating to keeping of records and communicating without paper, usually electronically.
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The debate on whether or not going green means going paperless is still a hot one.
It's been over 21 years and to this day I remain paperless, with no possibilities of becoming a permanent resident without the passage of the DREAM Act. But I no longer feel beaten.
MARYLAND: Republican Governor declares “no confidence” in paperless Diebold systems; Democratic-run House votes 137 to 0 to ban them.
You thought it was necessary to print a newspaper on paper, so you called my paperless newspaper “virtual”.
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