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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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In every test, NTS gives carbon copy of answer sheet to the students so that they can check their marks when NTS uploads answer key.
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Secondly, the NTS gives the carbon copy of the answer sheet to the candidates in many tests conducted for admission to medical and engineering universities and soon the key of the test is uploaded on the website so that candidates may tally their attempted answers with the solved key.
They have been demanding to introduce modern objective questions, multiple sets of exam papers differentiated by color on the pattern of NTS tests, handing carbon copy of answer sheet to each candidate and same day announcement of the result.
'Dahil kung hindi sya accurate picture or carbon copy ng main drive, eh 'di magi-iba ang resulta to a certain degree.
"Dahil kung hindi siya accurate picture o carbon copy nung main drive edi mag-iiba yung result at a certain degree," Escudero pointed out.
Director Chris Columbus tries to repeat the magic of his first two Harry Potter films, but this comes across as a slick carbon copy.
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Employing the It I alian - currently in i charge of the Ru R ssia national te t am - would be a carbon copy of GuG us Hiddink's ap a pointment of o 2009.
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.