Last modified on 2 April 2015, at 02:36

replicant

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin replicāns, present participle of replicō. The science fiction sense was coined by David Peoples in the 1982 film Blade Runner.

AdjectiveEdit

replicant (comparative more replicant, superlative most replicant)

  1. replicative

NounEdit

replicant (plural replicants)

  1. (science fiction) An exact copy of a specific human, or is indistinguishable from a human (usually an android).
  2. (archaic) One who replies.

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VerbEdit

replicant

  1. present participle of replicar

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

replicant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of replicō