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Originals and copies of things - synonyms or related words

original

noun

the first form of something from which copies have been made

copy

noun

a document, computer file etc that is exactly like the original one

transcript

noun

a written copy of the exact words that someone said

replica

noun

an accurate copy of something

photocopy

noun

a copy made by a photocopier

tracing

noun

a copy made by putting transparent paper on top of an image and following the lines with your pencil

duplicate

noun

an exact copy of something

imitation

noun

something that is a copy of something else, usually not as good as the original thing

forgery

noun

a document, painting, work of art etc that is a copy of an original, and has been illegally represented as the original

reproduction

noun

a copy of something, especially a work of art or an antique

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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a stupid person

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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