[mee-too-iz-uh m] /ˈmiˈtu ɪz əm/
the adopting of policies, methods, products, etc., similar or identical to those of a peer, rival, or competitor.
the practice of making a product, offering a service, etc., that attempts to duplicate one that is established.
the practice of imitating other people’s work or ideas
[met-uh-pee, -ohp] /ˈmɛt əˌpi, -oʊp/ noun, Architecture. 1. any of the square spaces, either decorated or plain, between triglyphs in the Doric frieze. /ˈmɛtəʊp; ˈmɛtəpɪ/ noun 1. (architect) a square space between two triglyphs in a Doric frieze
[mi-top-ik] /mɪˈtɒp ɪk/ adjective, Anatomy. 1. of or relating to the forehead; frontal. /mɪˈtɒpɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to the forehead metopic me·top·ic (mə-tŏp’ĭk) adj. Of or relating to the forehead or the anterior portion of the cranium.
- Metopic suture
metopic suture n. A persistent frontal suture.
metopon met·o·pon (mět’ə-pŏn’) n. A narcotic drug derived from morphine and used in the form of its hydrochloride as an analgesic.