master copy

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Noun1.master copy - an original creation (i.e., an audio recording) from which copies can be mademaster copy - an original creation (i.e., an audio recording) from which copies can be made
creation - an artifact that has been brought into existence by someone
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Meanwhile, the apex court took a suo motu notice of the situation and ordered constitution of a committee to scrutinise suspicious entries in the record of rights by reconciling them with the master copy of records of 1985-86, and reconstruct the record in favour of genuine khatedar after recommendation and approval of the inquiry officer.
Since the foundation masters are oversize, the best way to use them is to make a master copy by taping the Master sections together, using the alignment line as a guide.
10, 000 its master copy would be available in just Rs 5000, he said adding that who would like to waste his hard earned extra cash.
A group of unscrupulous traders are bringing fake and master copy handsets illegally which have no actual International Mobile Equipment Identity or IMEI number.
Gorillaz have a new album in the pipeline, but Damon caused a major panic when he left the group's master copy in a taxi.
The pupils' art pieces were combined to produce one large collage for burial in the capsule, with a master copy kept by the school and posters displaying their individual work, given to the children as a keepsake.
They have manual and there is one master copy for the entire class.
Instead, there is a single "golden master copy" available, as many virtual copies of data from any time - can be made available - in real time and without large memory requirements.
Additions and corrections may be entered in the master copy at: dalemon1783"at"
The Egyptian singer has placed the final touches on her new album produced by the "Alam Al Fan" company, owned by producer Mushin Jaber, and has already presented the master copy earlier this week.
Other items also featured in the auction include unfinished versions of Bad Company's self titled debut album, songs from Eric Clapton's Rainbow Concert, a master copy of Elton John's 'Pinball Wizard' from the movie 'Tommy', a signed copy of the Beatles' 'Twist and Shout' Ep, and the cape from Elvis Presley 1973's Tv special Aloha From Hawaii.