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1. a document granting exclusive right to publish and sell literary or musical or artistic work
2. The right of an author or his assignee, under statute, to print and publish his literary or artistic work, exclusively of all other persons. This right may be had in maps, charts, engravings, plays, and musical compositions, as well as in books.
3. secure a copyright on a written work
did you copyright your manuscript?
4. To secure a copyright on.