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English definition of “copy sth out”

copy sth out

UK phrasal verb with copy     /ˈkɒp.i/ US  /ˈkɑː.pi/ verb [I or T]
If you copy out a piece of writing, you write it out again on a piece of paper : Copy out the poem on page six.Copying and copiesForgery
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