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copyists

noun , plural of copyist

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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
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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
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