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reprint

[v. ree-print; n. ree-print] /v. riˈprɪnt; n. ˈriˌprɪnt/
verb (used with object)
1.
to print again; print a new impression of.
noun
2.
a reproduction in print of matter already printed.
3.
an offprint.
4.
a new impression, without alteration, of a book or other printed work.
5.
Philately. an impression from the original plate after the issuance of a stamp has ceased and its use for postage has been voided.
Origin
1545-1555
1545-55; re- + print
Related forms
reprinter, noun
misreprint, verb (used with object)
unreprinted, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for re print

reprint

noun (ˈriːˌprɪnt)
1.
a reproduction in print of any matter already published; offprint
2.
a reissue of a printed work using the same type, plates, etc, as the original
verb (riːˈprɪnt)
3.
(transitive) to print again
Derived Forms
reprinter, noun
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Word Origin and History for re print

reprint

v.

1550s, from re- "back, again" + print (v.). Related: Reprinted; reprinting.

n.

1610s, from reprint (v.).

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