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English definition of “forge”

forge

verb [T] (COPY)    /fɔːdʒ/ US  /fɔːrdʒ/
to make an illegal copy of something in order to deceive: a forged passport a forged signature A number of forged works of art have been sold as genuine.ForgeryCopying and copiesCopying and copiesForgery
(Definition of forge verb (COPY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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