copy and paste

Definition of copy and paste

  1. :  to copy (text) and insert it somewhere else in a document The program allows you to copy and paste text.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  an imitation, transcript, or reproduction of an original work (such as a letter, a painting, a table, or a dress)

    :  one of a series of especially mechanical reproductions of an original impression

    :  an individual example of such a reproduction

  1. :  to make a copy or duplicate of

    :  to model oneself on

    :  to make a copy

  1. :  a dough that contains a considerable proportion of fat and is used for pastry crust or fancy rolls

    :  a confection made by evaporating fruit with sugar or by flavoring a gelatin, starch, or gum arabic preparation

    :  a smooth food product made by evaporation or grinding

  1. :  to cause to adhere by or as if by paste :  stick

    :  to cover with something pasted on

    :  to put (something copied or cut from a computer document) into another part of the document or into another document or program

  1. :  to strike hard at

    :  to beat or defeat soundly

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