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carbon paper

[′kär·bən ‚pā·pər]
(materials)
A paper, coated with dark waxy pigment, used to make duplicate copies while typewriting or handwriting; a sheet of carbon paper is sandwiched between two paper sheets, so that the impression made on the top sheet causes the carbon paper to transfer a pigmented impression onto the bottom sheet.
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The black carbon paper was really a substitute for ink and was put between two sheets of writing paper in order to transfer a copy onto the bottom sheet.
Plan designs on paper and transfer to gourd with carbon paper.
CC" actually meant a copy produced by the use of carbon paper.
Using an ink-jet printer, Mallouk and his colleagues laid down hundreds of daubs of different metal combinations on conductive carbon paper.
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Eventually, though, the process led to the modern technique of photocopying, which has virtually eliminated the mimeograph machine and greatly reduced the need for carbon paper.
In addition, it will provide good reading for anyone who is simply interested in old-fashioned ways of doing things: make carbon paper, waxed paper, soap, mock marble, candles, and hundreds of other items.
And now you are translating it into your native tongue, transcribing it word for glorious word onto layers of onionskin and carbon paper, making a few copies for a few trusted friends who, like you, will risk anything to read Solzhenitsyn's forbidden work and will risk again to pass it on.
What's more, carbon paper was good for your mental health.
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This 2012 publication of Carbon Paper and Inked Ribbon Manufacturing Industry report is the comprehensive market research guide for the industry.