hard copy meaning

WHard copy
  • In information handling, a hard copy is a permanent reproduction, or copy, in the form of a physical object, of any media suitable for direct use by a person (in particular paper), of displayed or transmitted data.
  • Hard Copy Records, such as printed forms, tab cards, and OCR forms, are best designed using a record layout.
  • Magnetic tapes, diskettes, and non-printed punched paper tapes are not hard copies.
  • The term "hard copy" predates the age of the digital computer.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns

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    1. en hardcopy
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    Meaning of hard copy for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this idiom "hard copy" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
    Definiteness: Level 1
    Definite    ➨     Versatile