xerography

noun xe·rog·ra·phy \ zə-ˈrä-grə-fē \
Updated on: 22 Feb 2018

Definition of xerography

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 (such as toner)

xerographic

play \ˌzir-ə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective

xerographically

play \ˌzir-ə-ˈgra-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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xerography

noun xe·rog·ra·phy \ zə-ˈräg-rə-fē, zir-ˈäg- \

medical Definition of xerography

plural xerographies
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

xerographic

play \ˌzir-ə-ˈgraf-ik\ adjective

xerographically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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