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carbon copy

n. Abbr. cc
1.
a. A copy of a document made by using carbon paper.
b. A copy of a document made by using a photocopier or similar mechanism.
c. A copy of an electronic document sent to people in addition to the addressed recipient.
2. A person or thing that closely resembles another.
tr.v. carbon cop·ied, carbon cop·y·ing, carbon cop·ies
1.
a. To reproduce (a document) as a carbon copy.
b. To send (an electronic document) as a carbon copy.
2. To designate (someone) as the recipient of a carbon copy: I carbon copied my lawyer on all of the correspondence regarding the contract.

carbon copy

n
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a duplicate copy of writing, typewriting, or drawing obtained by using carbon paper. Often shortened to: carbon
2. informal a person or thing that is identical or very similar to another

car′bon cop′y


n.
1. a duplicate, as of something typewritten, made with carbon paper.
2. any near or exact duplicate; replica.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.carbon copy - a copy made with carbon paper
copy - a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing; "she made a copy of the designer dress"; "the clone was a copy of its ancestor"

carbon copy

noun
Something closely resembling another:
Archaic: simulacre.
Translations
نُسْخَه، وَرَقَةُ كَرْبون
průklepkopie
gennemslagkopi
hiilikopio
indigómásolat
afrit
prieklep
karbon kopyası

carbon copy

n (Typing) → copia (in carta carbone) (fig) → copia f carbone inv
he's a carbon copy of his father → è tutto suo padre, è la copia carbone di suo padre

carbon

(ˈkaːbən)
an element occurring as diamond and graphite and also in coal etc.
carbon copy
a copy of writing or typing made by means of carbon paper.
carbon dioxide (daiˈoksaid)
a gas present in the air, breathed out by man and other animals.
carbon monoxide (məˈnoksaid)
a colourless, very poisonous gas which has no smell. Carbon monoxide is given off by car engines.
carbon paper
a type of paper coated with carbon etc which makes a copy when placed between the sheets being written or typed.
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Dahil kung hindi sya accurate picture or carbon copy ng main drive, eh 'di magi-iba ang resulta to a certain degree.
The court has been requested to direct the university to also provide a carbon copy of the answer sheets to avoid misconduct and that paid house jobs should be provided to students with degrees from abroad.
Contract awarded forAcquisition of continuous box white paper size 10 5/8 x 11 in three parts with a carbon copy needed for printing of quincenal payment of all administrative staff and teaching meduca.
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Washington, Nov 17 ( ANI ): The Taliban apparently needs a lesson in the difference between carbon copy (CC) and blind carbon copy (BCC), as a spokesperson of the militant group accidentally revealed the members of the group's mailing list.
Accies suffered a carbon copy of their weekend loss to Motherwell on Tuesday at Aberdeen - losing out 1-0 to a goal from the spot.
A KNIFEMAN held up a village post office yesterday in a terrifying carbon copy of a raid a week earlier.
Now, it's a carbon copy of so many other Gulf states.
10) Magi made photocopies of the materials Carolyn Lamb provided him and today they are in the collection of his materials (Series CW8), while the actual carbon copy second sheets on onion skin given to him by Lamb were delivered for inclusion in the Terry Collection.
I advise him to get around a negotiating table to avoid him looking like a carbon copy of gutless Gordon Brown and some of his cohorts.
A carbon copy of the Opel Astra with badges showing the sixth planet in place of a lightning bolt, the Saturn version will be offered in 3- and 5-door variants when it arrives in late 2007.