Word forms: carbon copies
1. countable noun If you say that one person or thing is a carbon copy of another, you mean that they look or behave exactly like them. [+ of] ⇒ She's a carbon copy of her mother. ⇒ Theresa's first marriage was almost a carbon copy of her parents'. 2. countable noun
A carbon copy is a copy of a piece of writing that is made using carbon paper.
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