knock-off


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knock-off

[′näk‚ȯf]
(mechanical engineering)
The automatic stopping of a machine when it is operating improperly.
The device that causes automatic stopping.
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Tang announced at the 18 th Shanghai International Film Festival that she was wearing a design from Elie Saab's 2015 Spring & Summer collection , only to be told by the Lebanese designer's reps that it was a knock-off.
Despite this knowledge, they have chosen to sell their knock-off "Stash" product.
It is highly unlikely that counterfeiters are concerned about these protective measures, so consumers may unwittingly have bought unauthorized knock-offs that pose fire and safety hazards for children," notes Eddie Wong, director of sales and marketing for Silverlit.
There seems to be a general misconception by retailers that deal in the knock-off trade that they are immune from legal action.
org Project to Identify Knock-Off Goods and Report Intellectual Property Infringement to Trademark and Brand Owners
A thin sand core between the riser and the casting prevents the exothermic material from burning into the casting surface and simplifies knock-off.
This seizure in Sweden as well as other efforts in past months show that the Company is willing to take the steps necessary to stop the sale of knock-off clubheads wherever it is taking place," added Steve McCracken, Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of Callaway Golf.
WHEN YOU LOOK OVER A UNIFORM, HERE'S HOW TO TELL IF IT'S THE REAL DEAL OR A CHEAP KNOCK-OFF .
THE STYLISH BRIT gangster knock-off ``Layer Cake'' arrives in the States on the heels of rumors suggesting that its star, Daniel Craig, will be chosen to replace Pierce Brosnan as the next James Bond.
Two raids conducted netted hundreds of counterfeit and knock-off golf club heads, as well as documents and other evidence that may be used to prove the illegal manufacture, importation and sale of counterfeit Callaway(R) golf clubs.
Knock-off is knock-off, but outright forgery can get you free room and board in the hoosegow.
GREENVILLE, Texas -- On the morning of the American International Toy Fair in New York, Innovation First International is pleased to report numerous victories in its fight against a global surge of knock-off and counterfeit products that imitate the company's highly successful HEXBUG([R]) Nano[TM] brand toys.