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the genuine article

The original, authentic person or thing; the very best example of a type of person or thing. You have to be careful in these market bazaars that what you're buying is the genuine article and not some cheap imitation. Though many had their doubts, the party's new leader has proven herself to be the genuine article.
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genuine article

the real thing rather than a substitute. Is this the genuine article or some cheap imitation substitute? I'll take the genuine article, thanks.
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the genuine article

If you describe something or someone as the genuine article, you mean that they are the original, rather than a copy, or are a real and good example of something. His wrist-watch, in contrast to Keating's genuine article, was a cheap Hong Kong imitation of a Cartier. Their goalkeeper is the genuine article and gives the team confidence between the goalposts.
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the genuine article

a person or thing considered to be an authentic and excellent example of their kind.
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genuine article

(ˈdʒɛnjəwən ˈɑrtɪklæ and ˈdʒɛnˈjuˈwɑɪn ˈɑrtɪklæ)
n. the real thing rather than a substitute. Is this the genuine article or some cheap made substitute?
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The two-month campaign, held from May 26 to July 25 as an educational exercise to apprise customers on the importance of buying genuine car parts, was made extra special with a Parts Purchase Raffle Draw Scheme to encourage purchase of only genuine parts.
However, it has come into the notice of SBP that during the ongoing drive for biometric verification, some customers are facing problems due to genuine reasons.
When you say "genuine question" you are not, as you might think, qualifying that question.
Through the Genuine MS website, the program is strategically marketing Mississippi-made products and connecting them with consumers worldwide.
Genuine honey is not sticky if rubbed between fingers, fake/processed honey is sticky due to additional sweeteners.
meters, the second for Arab genuine horses local production for 1600,
Chicago-based Genuine Scooters last week entered the motorcycle arena with the release of its G400C motorcycle.
Here we look back at an entire team of players linked to Newcastle, what was claimed, what happened - and CHRIS WAUGH delivers his verdict if the link was genuine.
Karachi -- Five ships, MS Tiger, Low Land Future, African Baza, Genuine Venus and Glorious carrying Containers, Coal, Chemical and Diesel Oil took berths at Qasim Interntional Container Terminal, Multi Purpose Terminal, Engro Vopak Terminal and FOTCO Terminal respectively on Sunday.
KARACHI -- Five ships, MS Tiger, Low Land Future, African Baza, Genuine Venus and Glorious carrying Containers, Coal, Chemical and Diesel Oil took berths at Qasim International Container Terminal, Multi Purpose Terminal, Engro Vopak Terminal and FOTCO Terminal respectively on Sunday.
Chioma Ebubedike -Igbokwe of Mary Zapel Fashion and Accessories, Abuja shares tips on how to identify genuine leather bags and how to maintain them so that they can stand the test of time.
LAHORE:Punjab Emergency Services (Rescue 1122) receive at least 61,000 calls in a day while only 3,000 out of them are genuine and in need of rescue services, Pakistan Today has learnt.
PESHAWAR -- Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) parliamentarians and elders on Monday said that tribal people have suffered a lot and demanded that the authorities must address genuine grievances of the Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM).
In both forms, two employers are involved, the genuine employer and the fictitious employer.