Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A machine that makes copies of printed or graphic matter.
  • n. One that transcribes or copies: a copier of ancient manuscripts.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A machine that copies graphical material; a duplicator.
  • n. A person who copies documents.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who copies; one who writes or transcribes from an original; a transcriber.
  • n. An imitator; one who imitates an example; hence, a plagiarist.
  • n. a machine that makes copies of documents, especially by xerography; a photocopier.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who copies; one who writes or transcribes from an original or form; a transcriber.
  • n. An imitator; a plagiarist.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. apparatus that makes copies of typed, written or drawn material

Etymologies

From copy + -er. (Wiktionary)

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