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repetition

See also: répétition

EnglishEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Latin repetitionem (accusative singular of repetitio).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA:/rɛpəˈtɪʃən/
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NounEdit

repetition (plural repetitions)

  1. The act or an instance of repeating or being repeated.
  2. (weightlifting): The act of performing a single, controlled exercise motion; also called a rep. A group of repetitions is a set.
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Etymology 2Edit

re- +‎ petition

VerbEdit

repetition (third-person singular simple present repetitions, present participle repetitioning, simple past and past participle repetitioned)

  1. To petition again.
    • 2011, Anneke Campbell, ‎Thomas Lizney, Be the Change (page 7)
      The group went through several rounds at different courts, petitioning and repetitioning, losing again and again.

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NounEdit

repetition c

  1. repetition; the act of repeating
  2. rehearsal

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