Definition of printout in US English:



  • A page or set of pages of printed material produced by 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 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.’
    • ‘Email, Internet, On-line Research, printouts and other computer services are available for a small fee.’
    • ‘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.’
    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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