Copying paper

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Copying paper thin unsized paper used for taking copies of letters, etc., in a copying press.
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Quotations

  • Alan Dickey
    Alan Dickey
    “If the copying machines that came along later had been here during the war, I'm not sure the allies would have won. We'd all have drowned in paper.”

Usage

In literature:

She would copy letters and arrange confidential papers, and perform various services of a like nature.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 2, No. 2, August, 1862" by Various
If the article were pretty severe Alfred saw to it that all the family of the one roasted received a copy of the paper.
"Watch Yourself Go By" by Al. G. Field
No copy of an Exeter paper of so early a date is known.
"A Short History of English Printing, 1476-1898" by Henry R. Plomer
The diagrams in his paper on the aortic arches of reptiles (1856) were for long copied in every text-book.
"Form and Function" by E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
Is there no clue whatever to the person who copied the papers?
"Grace Harlowe's Plebe Year at High School" by Jessie Graham Flower
Father sent me a copy of the paper.
"Grace Harlowe's Fourth Year at Overton College" by Jessie Graham Flower
Paper after paper, however, was opened, and nothing like a will, rough draft or copied, was to be found.
"The Two Admirals" by J. Fenimore Cooper
But on this paper at a penny a copy, he made no money.
"How to Succeed" by Orison Swett Marden
I picked up a copy of last week's paper in a lunch-basket on the beach, and hid it from Mr. Borus.
"Winsome Winnie and other New Nonsense Novels" by Stephen Leacock
They also received teleprint copies of the Storisende papers.
"The Cosmic Computer" by Henry Beam Piper
All patterns that are drawn on checked paper can be copied in macrame and even in several colours.
"Encyclopedia of Needlework" by Thérèse de Dillmont
I want a lad in my office to copy writs and other law papers.
"The Monctons: A Novel, Volume I" by Susanna Moodie
She liked it so well she copied it on a sheet of her best Christmas note-paper.
"Peggy in Her Blue Frock" by Eliza Orne White
He's goin' to send some copies to the New York papers right off.
"The Best Short Stories of 1917" by Various
I vill haf my lawyers draw up a copy for you, und you also has to sign a papers.
"The Young Treasure Hunter" by Frank V. Webster
I enclose a copy of that paper and the letter which went with it.
"Memoirs of the Courts and Cabinets of George the Third" by The Duke of Buckingham and Chandos
You can enter anything on a separate paper, which I will copy in when I return.
"My Friend Smith" by Talbot Baines Reed
The parcel of papers arrived and was counted, and the name of a subscriber scribbled in an abbreviated form on each copy.
"Clayhanger" by Arnold Bennett
Please copy the body of the papers.
"Oswald Langdon" by Carson Jay Lee
Near the close of school, I find perhaps on my desk a paper of which the following may be considered a copy.
"The Teacher" by Jacob Abbott
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In poetry:

Who pussyfoots from desk to desk
with a speaking forefinger?
Who gumshoes amid the copy paper
with a whispering thumb?
"Palladiums" by Carl Sandburg

In news:

Recently, I was pushing a cart at work that is used for moving files boxes and copy paper supplies.
Thanks for picking up a copy of the paper and turning to my wildly popular guest column.
Although the Band of Horses' latest album Mirage Rock doesn't drop until Sept 18, the Charleston City Paper scored an advance copy of this highly anticipated disc from Charleston's indie rock heroes.
Luzerne County will not provide electronic copies of emails in response to open-records requests and will charge 25 cents per page for paper copies of all requested emails, according to a new policy.
A4 B-copy paper : 80 g/m2 sheets.
Here is a copy of a story I just put together for tomorrow's paper.
When you were in high school copying off someone's paper could get you an F. When you get to college, its not just called cheating its called plagiarism , and it can be a crime.
Poetic Wrappings How-To In your best script, copy a line onto 1/4-inchwide quilling paper.
Paper, color and weight as desired, to print copies of poster (see Step 1).
Paper copies of reports are available by mail for $30 ($27 for NFPA members).
White & Color copy paper 4.
If you haven't read it yet, grab a copy of yesterday's paper.
Free to the public with a five copy paper size box limit per person.
Collect copies of your receipts, papers and other documents to prove your case.
Some time ago, a friend of the Herald stopped by to give us some old copies of the paper that he had found while cleaning out his attic.
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In science:

Redner, 2004). The (see Fig. 6 remaining citations are randomly copied from the lists of references used in the preceding year papers.
A mathematical theory of citing
Indeed, when we fix Eq. (67) of Ref. by copying the results from previous papers correctly and with the correct supersymmetric T → 0 limit, we find exactly the behavior that we described above.
How to Extrapolate A String Model to Finite Temperature: Interpolations and Implications for the Hagedorn Transition
With the exception of the introductory Chapter 2, and unless an explicit reference is given, it is based on the published papers whose copies are attached at the end of the thesis. I declare that the presented results are original.
Spontaneous symmetry breaking in strong and electroweak interactions
The core of the thesis is formed by the research papers whose copies are attached at the end.
Spontaneous symmetry breaking in strong and electroweak interactions
Self-computation, as described in the paper, involves executing the uncertain Turing machine on a copy of a similar machine running arbitrary ”code”.
The outermost copy of the polygon P is the boundary of the piece of paper, and in the holey concentric pleat mountain-val ley pattern we additionally cut out a hole bounded by the innermost copy of P .
(Non)existence of Pleated Folds: How Paper Folds Between Creases
How do these tiniest bits of the universe, with no known structures or mechanisms, make the complex choices they do? How can one photon in effect do all that processing? A later paper attributes this to information copying.
The emergence of the physical world from information processing
The photo-copying machine in shops and offices does exactly this job: A paper containing whatsoever information is fed into the machine, along with a blank paper, and we get a copy of the original – plus the original – after the job is completed, and the machine is maybe a bit heated-up after the job.
Quantum Advantage in Communication Networks
There we formulate and solve the model of random citing scientists (RCS). The model is as follows: when scientist is writing a manuscript he picks up several random papers cites them and copies a fraction of their references. The model can explain why some papers are far more cited than others.
Theory of citing
Ref. ) or (see Fig. 6 in Ref. ). The remaining citations are randomly copied from the lists of references used in the preceding year papers.
Theory of citing
During the first year after publication, the paper was cited in three other papers written by the scientists who have read it. During the second year one of those citations was copied in two papers, one in a single paper and one was never copied. This resulted in three second year citations.
Theory of citing
During the third year, two of these citations were never copied, and one was copied in three papers.
Theory of citing
The participants that use paper on regular basis also keep electronic copies of documents. P3 explained “If I have the PDF, I know I have that document to refer to at a later time.
Examining Motivations behind Paper Usage in Academia
If this is the case, then the reviews of the other reviewers for this paper are copied into the reviewer ’s directory. This way, the reviewer can always look at the latest version of the reviews. When displaying a review, the date and time of the last update of the review is shown as extra check.
CyberChair: A Web-Based Groupware Application to Facilitate the Paper Reviewing Process
We thank Joshua Brody for referring us to [DKS12], and Anirban Dasgupta for sending us a copy of that paper.
The non-adaptive query complexity of testing k-parities
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