Last modified on 2 December 2014, at 20:17

replication

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EtymologyEdit

From Anglo-Norman replicacioun, from Old French replicacion (reply, answer), from Latin replicatio.

NounEdit

replication (plural replications)

  1. Process by which an object, person, place or idea may be copied mimicked or reproduced.
    • 2014, Wikipedia, DNA replication
      DNA replication is the process of producing two identical replicas from one original DNA molecule.
  2. Copy; reproduction.
    That painting is an almost exact replication of a famous Rembrandt painting.
  3. (law) A response from the plaintiff to the defendant's plea.

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