Definition of microcopy in English:


Pronunciation /ˈmīkrōˌkäpē/ /ˈmaɪkroʊˌkɑpi/


  • A copy of printed matter that has been reduced in size by microphotography.

    • ‘In some cases where recent records have been created, they have been put into a microcopy or electronic formats that are not useable on a permanent basis; the information that these systems were supposed to have saved is entirely lost.’

transitive verbmicrocopies, microcopying, microcopied

[with object]
  • Make a microcopy of.