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imitation

noun [C/U]  us   /ˌɪm·ɪˈteɪ·ʃən/
something copied, or the act of copying: Freya does a pretty good imitation of her science teacher.

imitation

adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˌɪm·əˈteɪ·ʃən/
not real but produced as a copy of something real: [C] imitation leather
Translations of “imitation”
in Korean 모방…
in Arabic تَقْليد…
in Portuguese imitação…
in Catalan imitació…
in Japanese にせもの…
in Italian imitazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 仿造的…
in Russian имитация, подделка, подражание…
in Turkish taklit, yapma, sahte…
in Chinese (Simplified) 仿造的…
in Polish imitacja, ≈ sztuczny, parodia…
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