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ˈkɒp iˌhoʊl dərcopy·hold·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. copyholdernoun

    mechanical device used in printing; holds the copy for the compositor


  1. copyholdernoun

    A person who rented land under the copyhold system.

  2. copyholdernoun

    A device that holds copy in place for typesetting.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Copyholdernoun

    one possessed of land in copyhold

  2. Copyholdernoun

    a device for holding copy for a compositor

  3. Copyholdernoun

    one who reads copy to a proof reader


  1. Copyholder

    A copyholder is a device that holds the hand written or printed material being typed by a copy typist. They were used in the past with typewriters and are now used with computers and word processors like Writer or Word. Some copyholders stand independently whilst others are attached to CRT based computer monitors. They can support entire booklets or a single page. Elaborate varieties can even be adjusted by height or angle and some come with rulers and guides that appear over the front of the page.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of copyholder in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of copyholder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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