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English definition of “forgery”


noun [C or U]     /ˈfɔː.dʒər.i/ US  /ˈfɔːr.dʒɚ.i/
C2 an illegal copy of a document , painting , etc. or the crime of making such illegal copies : These banknotes are forgeries. He increased his income by forgery.ForgeryCopying and copiesCopying and copiesForgery
(Definition of forgery noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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