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repro

[ree-proh] /ˈri proʊ/
noun, plural repros.
1.
Informal. reproduction (def 3).
2.
Printing. repro proof.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for repro

repro

/ˈriːprəʊ/
noun (pl) -pros
1.
short for reproduction (sense 2) repro furniture
2.
short for reproduction proof
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Word Origin and History for repro

1946 as a shortening of reproduction.

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Related Abbreviations for repro

repro

reproduction
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