counterpart

  • 21counterpart — In conveyancing, the corresponding part of an instrument; a duplicate or copy. Where an instrument of conveyance, as a lease, is executed in parts, that is, by having several copies or duplicates made and interchangeably executed, that which is… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 22counterpart — In conveyancing, the corresponding part of an instrument; a duplicate or copy. Where an instrument of conveyance, as a lease, is executed in parts, that is, by having several copies or duplicates made and interchangeably executed, that which is… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 23counterpart — n. 1 a a person or thing extremely like another. b a person or thing forming a natural complement or equivalent to another. 2 Law one of two copies of a legal document. Phrases and idioms: counterpart funds US funds etc. in a local currency… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 24counterpart — noun Date: 15th century 1. one of two corresponding copies of a legal instrument ; duplicate 2. a. a thing that fits another perfectly b. something that completes ; complement …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 25counterpart — noun a) Either of two parts that fit together, or complement one another. Those brass knobs and their hollow counterparts interlock perfectly b) A duplicate of a legal document. Syn: equivalent …

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  • 26counterpart — Synonyms and related words: ally, alter ego, analogon, analogue, associate, brother, clone, close copy, close match, coequal, cognate, companion, compeer, complement, congenator, congener, coordinate, correlate, correlative, correspondent, ditto …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 27counterpart — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. copy, duplicate, double, facsimile, replica; likeness, image, similitude, match, parallel, twin, mate; complement. See similarity. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. analogue, complement, correlative,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 28Counterpart — Coun|ter|part 〈[kaʊn ] m.; Gen.: s, Pl.: s〉 Ergänzung(sstück), Gegenstück, Pendant [Etym.: engl.] …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 29counterpart — n. duplicate, equivalent, complement; partner, colleague …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 30counterpart — noun 1》 a person or thing that corresponds to or has the same function as another. 2》 Law each of two copies of a legal document …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 31counterpart — n. 1. Corresponding part. 2. (Law.) Duplicate, copy. 3. Correlative, correlate, complement, supplement, reverse (to obverse). 4. Match, fellow, mate, tally, twin, the very image …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 32counterpart — noun (C) someone or something that has the same job or purpose as someone or something else in a different place: Belgian officials are discussing this with their French counterparts …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 33counterpart — n 1. copy, duplicate, duplication, Inf. ditto; model, reproduction, replica, fascimile; representation, reflection, likeness, effigy; Photostat, Inf. stat, Xerox copy, Inf.Xerox. 2. parallel, analogue, coordinate, correlative, correlate,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 34counterpart — coun·ter·part …

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  • 35counterpart — noun Syn: equivalent, opposite number, peer, equal, parallel, complement, analogue, match, twin, mate, fellow …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 36counterpart — [ˈkaʊntəˌpɑːt] noun [C] a person or thing that is similar to another in a different country or organization …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 37counterpart — coun•ter•part [[t]ˈkaʊn tərˌpɑrt[/t]] n. 1) a person or thing closely resembling another, esp. in function 2) a copy or duplicate, as of a legal document 3) one of two parts that fit, complete, or complement one another • Etymology: 1425–75 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 38counterpart — /ˈkaʊntəpat / (say kowntuhpaht) noun 1. a copy; duplicate. 2. a part that answers to another, as each part of a document executed in duplicate. 3. one of two parts which fit each other; a thing that complements something else. 4. a person or… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 39Counterpart — Coun|ter|part [ kau̮... ], der; s, s <englisch> (einem Entwicklungsexperten in der Dritten Welt zugeordnete [heimische] Fachkraft) …

    Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • 40counterpart —    In contract law, a written paper that may be one of several documents constituting a contract, such as a written offer and a written acceptance. Often a contract is in a number of counterparts that are exactly the same except that each is… …

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