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copyist

noun

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  1. 1 a person who adopts the appearance or behavior of another especially in an obvious way <she prides herself on being an innovator in fashion, and not a mere copyist> Synonyms aper, copycat, echo, follower, imitator, rubber stamp, wannabe (also wannabee)Related Words parrot; ape, emulator, impersonator, impressionist, mimic

  2. 2 one who writes from dictation or copies manuscripts <some scholars argue that the vexing passage reflects a misreading of the text by an early copyist> Synonyms amanuensis, calligrapher, scribe, penman, scrivener




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