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copy

noun (VERSION)    /ˈkɒp.i/ US  /ˈkɑː.pi/
B1 [C] something that has been made to be exactly like something else: This painting is only a copy - the original hangs in the Louvre. I always keep a copy of any official or important letters that I send off. Could you make a copy of (= use a special machine to copy) this for tomorrow's meeting, please?Copying and copiesForgery B2 [C] a single book, newspaper, record, or other printed or recorded text of which many have been produced: Do you have a copy of last Saturday's Times, by any chance?Samples and examples
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