See also: Imitation

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From Old French imitacion, from Latin imitatio.

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  • (US) IPA(key): /ɪmɪˈteɪʃən/
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  • Rhymes: -eɪʃən

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imitation (countable and uncountable, plural imitations)

  1. The act of imitating.
    a pale imitation
    a realistic imitation
    in imitation of
  2. (attributive) A copy or simulation; something that is not the real thing.
    imitation leather

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From Latin imitātiōnem.

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imitation f (plural imitations)

  1. imitation

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