transitive verb

: to produce (printed copies) on a duplicating machine that is similar in principle to the mimeograph

Word History


from roneo, a kind of duplicating machine, from rotary + Neostyle, a trademark for a kind of duplicating machine

First Known Use

1915, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of roneo was in 1915

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“Roneo.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Jun. 2023.

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