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WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: forming an image by the action of light on a specially coated charged plate; the latent image is developed with powders that adhere only to electrically charged areas; "edge enhancement is intrinsic in xerography"

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1948 1. a process for copying graphic matter by the action of light on an electrically charged photoconductive insulating surface in which the latent image is developed with a resinous powder (as toner) 2. xeroradiography xerographic adjective xerographically adverb

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. a dry copying process in which black or coloured powder adheres to parts of a surface remaining electrically charged after exposure of the surface to light from an image of the document to be copied. Derivatives: xerographic adj. xerographically adv.

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