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n. ~ Law · A work that is the result of adapting, arranging, translating or transforming an existing intellectual work protected by copyright.

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Examples of derivative works include extracts, anthologies, abridgments, adaptations, translations, revisions, compilations, and arrangements of a musical work. 'Derivative work' is defined in copyright law (17 USC 101, below).

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(USC, 17 USC 101) A work based upon one or more preexisting works, such as a translation, musical arrangement, dramatization, fictionalization, motion picture version, sound recording, art reproduction, abridgment, condensation, or any other form in which a work may be recast, transformed, or adapted. A work consisting of editorial revisions, annotations, elaborations, or other modifications which, as a whole, represent an original work of authorship, is a 'derivative work'.