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counterpart

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1 one that is equal to another in status, achievement, or value
  • she worked with her counterpart in the other office to get the job done

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2 something or someone that strongly resembles another
  • the daughter is her mother's counterpart in somewhat reduced form

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The first known use of counterpart was in the 15th century

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“Counterpart.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/counterpart. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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