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Noun
/ˈkountərˌpärt/,
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counterparts, plural;
  1. A person or thing holding a position or performing a function that corresponds to that of another person or thing in another place
    • - the minister held talks with his French counterpart
  2. One of two or more copies of a legal document


  1. a person or thing having the same function or characteristics as another
  2. a duplicate copy
  3. (Counterparts (album)) Counterparts is the fifteenth studio album by Canadian rock band Rush, released in 1993 (see 1993 in music). Counterparts became Rush's highest charting album in the US, peaking at #2 on the Billboard 200 (only behind Pearl Jam's Vs.). ...
  4. (Counterparts (short story)) Counterparts is a short story by James Joyce published in his 1914 collection Dubliners.
  5. Either of two parts that fit together, or complement one another; A duplicate of a legal document; One which resembles another; One which has corresponding functions or characteristics
  6. (Counterparts) If this Agreement is signed manually, it may be executed in any number of counterparts, each of which shall be deemed an original and all of which together shall constitute one and the same instrument. ...
  7. (Counterparts) 1993. Anthem CANK 1067 (and Atlantic)
  8. (Counterparts) The Current Will Carry Us
  9. A participant in a financial transaction.
  10. perform similar functions in totally different realms
  11. (n) - a thing that completes another, things alike
  12. An entity, indigenous to the country in which a Title II program is conducted, which is associated with and is sometimes sponsored by the cooperating sponsor in the implementation of an approved Title II program.
  13. A South Vietnamese soldier of equal rank with whom you might train or work.
  14. The second half of an indenture, precisely matching the first part; usually used for the second copy of a lease, signed by the tenant and retained by the grantor.
  15. [antistrophos] turned so as to face one another, correlative, coordinate, counterpart
  16. an application filed in a foreign patent office that is substantially similar to the patent application filed with the USPTO and is based upon some or all of the same invention
  17. The customer or bank with whom a foreign deal is made. The term is also used in interest and currency swaps markets to refer to a participant in a swap exchange.
  18. (with Bert Feet) (1961)