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counterfeiter


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Counterfeiter  \Coun"ter*feit`er\  (-f?t`?r),  n. 
  1.  One  who  counterfeits;  one  who  copies  or  imitates; 
  especially,  one  who  copies  or  forges  bank  notes  or  coin;  a 
  forger. 
 
  The  coin  which  was  corrupted  by  counterfeiters. 
  --Camden. 
 
  2.  One  who  assumes  a  false  appearance  or  semblance;  one  who 
  makes  false  pretenses. 
 
  Counterfeiters  of  devotion.  --Sherwood. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  counterfeiter 
  n  :  someone  who  makes  copies  illegally  [syn:  {forger}] 




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