Definition of printout in English:



  • A page or set of pages of printed material obtained from a computer's printer.

    ‘a printout of the names and addresses of all the applicants’
    mass noun ‘he unfolded a sheet of computer printout’
    • ‘The computer software generated detailed printouts regarding bone density and body composition.’
    • ‘But the recount he refers to was a comparison between the data in the computer and the computer printout.’
    • ‘Email, Internet, On-line Research, printouts and other computer services are available for a small fee.’
    • ‘The manual is just a computer printout folded in half to form a book; there are not even any staples down the side.’
    • ‘At his trial counsel for the appellant challenged the admissibility of evidence in the form of computer printouts of telephone conversations made from a hotel.’
    write out, copy out, copy in full, write in full, put in writing, set down, take down, type out, print out, put on paper, commit to paper, reproduce
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