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  • n. Plural form of knockoff.


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  • What sets Got-Ya apart from all the other Pac-Man knockoffs is the addition of RoShamBo.

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  • She sold the iPhones at $350 each after purchasing the knockoffs from a Chinese wholesaler at $30 apiece, Johnson said.


  • These "knockoffs" are just competing devices which would be perfectly legal and certainly not called knockoffs in a world with sane intellectual property laws.

  • Federal customs agents have seized 82 Web sites accused of trafficking in handbags and other counterfeit goods, escalating a crackdown against so-called knockoffs that have increasingly moved online, the Justice Department said Monday.

    Federal customs agents seize Web sites of traffickers in knockoffs

  • "People don't have money these days, and if they do have it, they don't spend it," says Kyi Kyi Win, a saleswoman at a store selling inexpensive shirts, pants and brand-name knockoffs a short drive from Ms. Suu Kyi's lakeside residence.

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  • Inside the market are four levels of everything from brand-name knockoffs, to clothing and linens, to leather goods and housewares.

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  • Rebecca Tushnet's 43 (B) log: NYT on Indian "knockoffs" skip to main | skip to sidebar

    NYT on Indian "knockoffs"

  • Chihuly sued Rubino and Redmond art entrepreneur Robert Kaindl in October, accusing them of copying his designs and selling "knockoffs" at several local galleries.

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  • That's why Asian "knockoffs" of American ideas always seem so ridiculous to us, and why Americanized anime and manga are so completely crappy and so completely miss the point.

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  • There are "knockoffs" of Armani or Balenciaga, but the wealthy still pay an enormous premium for the real thing.

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