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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] fac simile (make like), from fac (make), imperative of facere (make), + simile, neuter of similis (like, similar).

Pronunciation

  • IPA: fækˈsɪmɪli

Noun

Singular
facsimile

Plural
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facsimile ({{{1}}})
  1. A copy or reproduction.
  2. A fax, a machine for making and sending copies of printed material and images via radio or telephone network.
  3. The image sent with the machine itself.

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Verb

Infinitive
to facsimile

Third person singular
facsimil

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to facsimile (third-person singular simple present facsimil, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To send via a facsimile machine; normally only spoken as “fax”.

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