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Overview of adj imitative

The adj imitative has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) imitative

(marked by or given to imitation; "acting is an imitative art"; "man is an imitative being")

2. echoic, imitative, onomatopoeic, onomatopoeical, onomatopoetic

((of words) formed in imitation of a natural sound; "onomatopoeic words are imitative of noises"; "it was independently developed in more than one place as an onomatopoetic term"- Harry Hoijer)

3. counterfeit, imitative

(not genuine; imitating something superior; "counterfeit emotion"; "counterfeit money"; "counterfeit works of art"; "a counterfeit prince") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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