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copy sth out

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verb [I or T] uk phrasal verb with copy   /ˈkɒp.i/ us    /ˈkɑː.pi/
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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