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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cop·y v. t. [imp. & p. p. Copied p. pr. & vb. n. Copying.]
 1. To make a copy or copies of; to write; print, engrave, or paint after an original; to duplicate; to reproduce; to transcribe; as, to copy a manuscript, inscription, design, painting, etc.; -- often with out, sometimes with off.
 I like the work well; ere it be demanded
 (As like enough it will), I'd have it copied.   --Shak.
 Let this be copied out,
 And keep it safe for our remembrance.   --Shak.
 2. To imitate; to attempt to resemble, as in manners or course of life.
    We copy instinctively the voices of our companions, their accents, and their modes of pronunciation.   --Stewart.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      See copy

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : derived by copying something else; especially by following
            lines seen through a transparent sheet [syn: traced]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a reproduction of a written record (e.g. of a legal or
           school record) [syn: transcript]
      2: a secondary representation of an original; "she made a copy
         of the designer dress"
      3: matter to be printed; exclusive of graphical materials [syn:
          written matter]
      4: material suitable for a journalistic account; "catastrophes
         make good copy"
      v 1: copy down as is; "The students were made to copy the
           alphabet over and over"
      2: reproduce someone's behavior or looks; "The mime imitated
         the passers-by"; "Children often copy their parents or
         older siblings" [syn: imitate, simulate]
      3: biology: reproduce or make an exact copy of; "replicate the
         cell"; "copy the genetic information" [syn: replicate]
      4: make a replica of; "copy that drawing"; "re-create a picture
         by Rembrandt" [syn: re-create]
      [also: copied]