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counterfeiting


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Counterfeit  \Coun"ter*feit\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p. 
  {Counterfeited};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Counterfeiting}.] 
  1.  To  imitate,  or  put  on  a  semblance  of  to  mimic;  as  to 
  counterfeit  the  voice  of  another  person. 
 
  Full  well  they  laughed  with  counterfeited  glee  At 
  all  his  jokes,  for  many  a  joke  had  he  --Goldsmith. 
 
  2.  To  imitate  with  a  view  to  deceiving,  by  passing  the  copy 
  for  that  which  is  original  or  genuine;  to  forge;  as  to 
  counterfeit  the  signature  of  another,  coins,  notes,  etc 




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