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clones

noun
plural of clone

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 something that is made to look exactly like something else
  • the car is a clone under a different brand name—it's even manufactured in the same plant as its cousin

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2 something or someone that strongly resembles another
  • the new television series is a clone of half a dozen police procedurals already on the air

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clones

verb
present tense third-person singular of clone

Synonyms & Antonyms of clones (Entry 2 of 2)

to make an exact likeness of
  • will clone the designer outfit for the ready-to-wear market

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“Clones.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clones. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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