Definitions for Facsimilefækˈsɪm ə li

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fac•sim•i•lefækˈsɪm ə li(n.; v.)-led, -le•ing.

  1. (n.)an exact copy, as of a book, painting, or manuscript.

  2. Category: Telegraphy and Telephony

    Ref: fax.

  3. (v.t.)to reproduce in facsimile; make a facsimile of.

Origin of facsimile:

1655–65; fac simile make the like

Princeton's WordNet

  1. facsimile, autotype(noun)

    an exact copy or reproduction

  2. facsimile, facsimile machine, fax(verb)

    duplicator that transmits the copy by wire or radio

  3. fax, telefax, facsimile(verb)

    send something via a facsimile machine

    "Can you fax me the report right away?"


  1. facsimile(Noun)

    A copy or reproduction.

  2. facsimile(Noun)

    A fax, a machine for making and sending copies of printed material and images via radio or telephone network.

  3. facsimile(Noun)

    The image sent by the machine itself.

  4. facsimile(Verb)

    To send via a facsimile machine; normally only spoken as u201Cfaxu201D.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Facsimile(noun)

    a copy of anything made, either so as to be deceptive or so as to give every part and detail of the original; an exact copy or likeness

  2. Facsimile(verb)

    to make a facsimile of

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an exact copy.

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