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Definition of mimicry:

  1. Protective resemblance; the resemblance which certain animals and plants exhibit to other animals and plants or to the natural objects among which they live, -- a characteristic which serves as their chief means of protection against enemies; imitation; mimesis; mimetism.
  2. The act or practice of one who mimics; ludicrous imitation for sport or ridicule.


take-off, extravaganza, apery, aping, same, exaggeration.

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