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noun likeness pronunciation in British English /ˈlaɪknəs/
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] the quality of being similar to someone or something else
    likeness to:

    I don’t think she bears a likeness to her father.

  2. 2
    [countable] a picture, model etc of someone, especially one that is thought to look just like them
    likeness of:

    The painting is a good likeness of my mother.


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