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photocopylore

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EtymologyEdit

photocopy +‎ lore.

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photocopylore (uncountable)

  1. A kind of folklore comprising humorous material and urban legends that are reproduced on photocopiers.
    • 2016, “Xeroxlore”, in Christopher R. Fee and Jeffrey B. Webb, editors, American Myths, Legends, and Tall Tales: An Encyclopedia of American Folklore, volume III (Q–Z), Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, →ISBN, page 1073:
      Xeroxlore, photocopylore, faxlore, folklore by facsimile, office graffiti, or formerly typescript broadsides refer to materials circulated through fax machines, Xerox machines, or other photocopiers—usually within a workspace.

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