a book containing models of good penmanship; used in teaching penmanship
- Each hard copy book will be printed with a soft cover.
- She blotted her copy book by being an hour late for work.
- He asked me to copy out the poems from that book.
- An ordinary reader, who did not own a printing press, could copy books only with pen and ink, and few readers were sued for that.
- He sent me a sample copy of the book.
- Luckily, I lit on a secondhand copy of the book.