counterpart

[Noun] Something or someone that is similar to another in a different place.
Example: The President of the USA is the counterpart of the British Prime Minister.
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counterpart

[n] - a person or thing having the same function or characteristics as another 2. [n] - a duplicate copy
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Counterpart

Coun'ter┬Ěpart` noun 1. A part corresponding to another part; anything which answers, or corresponds, to another; a copy; a duplicate; a facsimile. « In same things the laws of Normandy agreed with the laws of England, so that they seem to be, as it were, copies or counterparts one
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counterpart

similitude noun a duplicate copy
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counterpart

opposite number noun a person or thing having the same function or characteristics as another
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Counterpart

• (n.) A thing may be applied to another thing so as to fit perfectly, as a seal to its impression; hence, a thing which is adapted to another thing, or which supplements it; that which serves to complete or complement anything; hence, a person or thing having qualities lacking in another; an opposite. • (n.) A part corresponding to anoth
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Counterpart

Something which is duplicate of the other or has same charateristic and resemblense to the other. It also refers to a part of a document of in contract which are signed by the parties to the contract who live in different geographical locations.
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Counterpart

In the law of contracts, a written paper that is one of several documents that constitute a contract, such as a written offer and a written acceptance. If the parties are in different localities, often a contract is executed in several counterparts that are the same, but each counterpart is signed by a different party.
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Counterpart

A person or position which has a corresponding function in a different organization, country, etc. The corresponding function naturally is also a counterpart. Also a copy of a legal document.
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