make+a+copy+of

  • 1 make a copy of — duplicate, create a copy of …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 2 copy — [käp′ē] n. pl. copies [ME copie, abundance, full transcript < OFr < ML copia, copious transcript < L copia, plenty: see COPIOUS] 1. a thing made just like another; imitation of an original; full reproduction or transcription 2. Now Rare… …

    English World dictionary

  • 3 Copy Control Information — (or CCI) is a two byte flag included in digital television streams that allows content owners to specify how content can be duplicated. Originally defined as part of the 5C copy protection specification devised by DTCP working group back in 1998 …

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  • 4 Copy — Cop y, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Copied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Copying}.] [Cf. F. copir, fr. LL. copiare. See {Copy}, n.] 1. To make a copy or copies of; to write; print, engrave, or paint after an original; to duplicate; to reproduce; to transcribe; as,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Copy — Cop y, v. i. 1. To make a copy or copies; to imitate. [1913 Webster] 2. To yield a duplicate or transcript; as, the letter did not copy well. [1913 Webster] Some . . . never fail, when they copy, to follow the bad as well as the good things.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 copy and paste — ► IT to make a copy of something on a computer screen and put it in a different place in a document or in a new document, file, or directory: »Copy and paste the text from the box into a word processor document. Main Entry: ↑copy …

    Financial and business terms

  • 7 copy — ► NOUN (pl. copies) 1) a thing made to be similar or identical to another. 2) a single specimen of a particular book, record, etc. 3) matter to be printed. 4) material for a newspaper or magazine article. ► VERB (copies, copied …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 copy — I UK [ˈkɒpɪ] / US [ˈkɑpɪ] noun Word forms copy : singular copy plural copies *** 1) [countable] a document, computer file etc that is exactly like the original one copy of: Please enclose a copy of your birth certificate. Keep back up copies of… …

    English dictionary

  • 9 copy — ▪ I. copy cop‧y 1 [ˈkɒpi ǁ ˈkɑːpi] noun copies PLURALFORM 1. [countable] one of many documents, books, magazines, computer software packages etc that are all exactly the same: • We are offering a free copy of Windows98 with all new PCs. • The… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 10 copy — cop|y1 [ kapi ] noun *** 1. ) count a document, computer file, etc. that is exactly like the original one: copy of: Please enclose a copy of your birth certificate. Keep back up copies of all your Word files. make a copy (of something): I made… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 copy — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 document/work of art ADJECTIVE ▪ accurate, faithful, good ▪ cheap, crude, poor ▪ It was not the original painting, but a crude copy …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 12 copy — n. reproduction 1) to make, run off a copy 2) to Xerox (T) a copy 3) to print copypies (the publisher decided to print ten thousand copypies of the book) 4) to inscribe a copy (the author inscribed a copy of her book for him) 5) (a) clean, fair… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 13 copy — I. noun (plural copies) Etymology: Middle English copie, from Anglo French, from Medieval Latin copia, from Latin, abundance more at copious Date: 14th century 1. an imitation, transcript, or reproduction of an original work (as a letter, a… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 14 copy*/*/*/ — [ˈkɒpi] noun [C] I 1) something that is exactly like something else This is not the original painting – it s a copy.[/ex] Please send a copy of your birth certificate.[/ex] I made copies of the report.[/ex] 2) a single newspaper, book, CD etc… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 15 copy — 1 noun 1 (C) something that is made to be exactly like another thing: I haven t got the original letter, but I have got a copy. (+ of): Please send a copy of your marriage certificate. | make a copy: I made a copy of the ad and sent it to my… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 Copy editing — Journalism News · Writing style Ethics · Objectivity Values · …

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  • 17 copy — n. & v. n. (pl. ies) 1 a thing made to imitate or be identical to another. 2 a single specimen of a publication or issue (ordered twenty copies). 3 a matter to be printed. b material for a newspaper or magazine article (scandals make good copy).… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 18 copy — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Reproduction Nouns 1. copy, facsimile, counterpart, effigy, form, semblance, cast[ing], ecotype, fake; imitation; model, study, portrait (see representation); tracing; duplicate; photocopy, instant copy …

    English dictionary for students

  • 19 copy — /ˈkɒpi / (say kopee) noun (plural copies) 1. a transcript, reproduction, or imitation of an original. 2. that which is to be transcribed, reproduced, or imitated. 3. written, typed, or printed matter, or artwork, intended to be reproduced in… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 copy — /kop ee/, n., pl. copies, for 1, 2, 7, 9, v., copied, copying. n. 1. an imitation, reproduction, or transcript of an original: a copy of a famous painting. 2. one of the various examples or specimens of the same book, engraving, or the like. 3.… …

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