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English definition of “copy”

copy

verb [I or T] (PRODUCE)    /ˈkɒp.i/ US  /ˈkɑː.pi/
A2 to produce something so that it is the same as an original piece of work : They've copied the basic design from the Japanese model and added a few of their own refinements. Patricia's going to copy her novel onto disk and send it to me.disapproving He was always copying from/off other children (= cheating by copying), but never got caught .Copying and copiesForgery
(Definition of copy verb (PRODUCE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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