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copycat

adjective     /ˈkɒp.i.kæt/ US  /ˈkɑː.pi-/
done or made to be very similar to something else: In the market you can buy affordable copycat (= very similar) versions of expensive perfumes.Similar and the sameDescribing people with the same qualities describes a crime that is believed to have been influenced by another, often famous, crime because it is so similar: copycat murdersCrime - general words
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