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reprint

verb re·print \ (ˌ)rē-ˈprint \
|Updated on: 15 Jul 2018

Definition of reprint

reprinted; reprinting; reprints
: to print again : make a reprint of

Examples of reprint in a Sentence

  1. She gave permission to reprint her article.

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First Known Use of reprint

1551

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reprint

noun re·print \ ˈrē-ˌprint , (ˌ)rē-ˈprint \

Definition of reprint

: a reproduction of printed matter: such as
a : a subsequent printing of a book already published that preserves the identical text of the previous printing
b : offprint
c : matter (such as an article) that has appeared in print before

Examples of reprint in a Sentence

  1. The novel is already on its fifth reprint.

  2. The publisher does reprints of books written in the early 1900s.

  3. This is a reprint of an article that was originally published in the New York Times.

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First Known Use of reprint

1611

in the meaning defined above

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REPRINT Defined for English Language Learners

reprint

Definition of reprint for English Language Learners

  • : to print (something, such as a book, article, etc.) again


reprint

Definition of reprint for English Language Learners

  • : the act of printing more copies of a book

  • : a book, story, etc., that is printed again



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