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- n. a rotary duplicator that uses a stencil through which ink is pressed (trade mark Roneo)
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Once the symbol of radical politics, the mimeograph machine — with its awkward stencils to type up — had its last hurrah in 1968, soon to be taken over by photocopy machines.