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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ape  \Ape\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Aped};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Aping}.] 
  To  mimic,  as  an  ape  imitates  human  actions;  to  imitate  or 
  follow  servilely  or  irrationally.  ``How  he  apes  his  sire.'' 
  --Addison. 
 
  The  people  of  England  will  not  ape  the  fashions  they 
  have  never  tried  --Burke. 




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