Lesson 04 - Police terms/words

Police Vocabulary - Lesson 04


Counterfeit



Brief explanation obtained from Wikipedia:

To counterfeit means to imitate something. Counterfeit products are fake replicas of the real product. Counterfeit products are often produced with the intent to take advantage of the superior value of the imitated product. The word counterfeit frequently describes both the forgeries of currency and documents, as well as the imitations of clothing, handbags, shoes, pharmaceuticals, aviation and auto-mobile parts, watches, electronics (both parts and finished products), software, works of art, toys, movies. The counterfeiting of money is often considered a crime, and it is usually attacked aggressively by governments worldwide.

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