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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) A robot or artificial being that is an exact copy of a genuine lifeform, especially a human.
  2. (archaic) One who replies.

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VerbEdit

replicant

  1. present participle of replicar

LatinEdit