is a type of intellectual property that gives its owner the exclusive right to make copies of a creative work, usually for a limited time.

The creative work may be in a literary, artistic, educational, or musical form.

is intended to protect the original expression of an in the form of a creative work, but not the itself.

A is subject to limitations based on interest considerations, such as the fair use doctrine in the .

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