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copy

noun cast, counterfeit, counterpart, duplicate, ectype, facsimile, fake, forgery, image, imitation, impress, impression, imprint, likeness, offprint, print, reissue, repetition, replica, representation, reprint, reproduction, simulation, tracing, transcript, transfer
Associated concepts: certified copy, conformed copy, correct copy, true copy

copy

verb adopt, ape, approximate, assume, borrow, caricature, cartoon, cheat, conform, depict, ditto, do like, double, draw, duplicate, echo, emulate, falsify, follow, follow suit, follow the example of, forge, give an encore, imitari, impersonate, infringe copyright, iterate, make a dupliiate of, make a transcript of, make a replica, mirror, mock, model, parrot, pattern after, personate, pirate, plagiarize, portray, pretend, print, rebuild, recapitulate, reconstruct, recreate, reduplicate, reecho, reestablish, refashion, rehash, reiterate, remake, repeat, replicate, represent, reprint, republish, restate, retell, retrace, revive, rewrite, take after, trace, transcribe
Associated concepts: counterfeit, impersonate, infringe
See also: certification, correspond, counterfeit, counterpart, delineate, document, duplicate, facsimile, fake, forgery, form, imitate, impersonate, mock, model, parallel, personify, pirate, pose, record, reflect, repeat, reproduce, semblance, simulate, trace, transcript

COPY. A copy is a true transcript of an original writing.
     2. Copies cannot be given in evidence, unless proof is made that the originals, from which they are taken, are lost, or in the power of the opposite party; and in the latter case, that notice has been given him to produce the original. See 12 Vin. Abr. 97; Phil. Ev. Index, h.t.; Poth. Obl. Pt. 4, c. 1, art. 33 Bouv. Inst. n. 3055. 3. To prove a copy of a record, the witness must be able to swear that he has examined it, line for line, with the original, or has examined the copy, while another person read the original. 1 Campb. R. 469. It is not requisite that the persons examining should exchange, papers, and read them alternately. 2 Taunt. R. 470. Vide, generally, 3 Bouv. Inst. n. 3106-10; 1 Stark. R. 183; 2 E. C. L. Rep. 183; 4 Campb. 372; 2 Burr.1179; B.N.P.129; 1 Carr. & P. 578. An examined copy of the books of unincorporated banks are not, per se, evidence. 12 S. & R. 256. See 13 S. & R. 135, 334; 2 N. & McC. 299.

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Nothing so good had happened to me, I replied--but I believed that I had seen a copy of Alastor
Seward, you had better let me copy it out for you on my typewriter.
Well, well," said his Excellency, "let him copy out the document a second time.
The easel was now surrounded; Servin descanted on the beauty of the copy which his favorite pupil was then making, and the whole class was duped by this stratagem, except Amelie, who, slipping behind her companions, attempted to open the portfolio where she had seen Ginevra throw the sketch.
DEAR FINN,--I think it would do; copy should reach us second post Saturday.
The triumph of Pitman was a triumph of business organization: there was a weekly paper to persuade you to learn Pitman: there were cheap textbooks and exercise books and transcripts of speeches for you to copy, and schools where experienced teachers coached you up to the necessary proficiency.
On such a young lady he would make handsome settlements, and he would neglect no arrangement for her happiness: in return, he should receive family pleasures and leave behind him that copy of himself which seemed so urgently required of a man-- to the sonneteers of the sixteenth century.
At any rate, it was there that I read Longfellow's "Spanish Student," which I found in an old paper copy of his poems in one of the barrels, and I instantly conceived for it the passion which all things Spanish inspired in me.
He carried a copy out into the kitchen and presented it to Maria.
One copy he put in his pocket, the other he handed to Isabel.
I cannot prevail upon myself to copy, for the second time, the horrible title-page which holds up to public ignominy my husband's name.
Anxious not to arouse suspicion, he had gone very early to the office and replaced both the memorandum and Sebastien's copy in the box from which he had taken them.