Also, replicated. folded; bent back on itself.
verb (used with object), replicated, replicating.
to bend or fold back:
a replicated leaf.
to repeat, duplicate, or reproduce, especially for experimental purposes.
verb (used without object), replicated, replicating.
to undergo replication.
something that is replicated, as an experiment or procedure.
verb (mainly transitive) (ˈrɛplɪˌkeɪt)
(also intransitive) to make or be a copy of; reproduce
to fold (something) over on itself; bend back
to reply to
folded back on itself: a replicate leaf
replicate rep·li·cate (rěp’lĭ-kāt’)
v. rep·li·cat·ed, rep·li·cat·ing, rep·li·cates
To duplicate, copy, reproduce, or repeat.
To reproduce or make an exact copy or copies of genetic material, a cell, or an organism.
A repetition of an experiment or a procedure.
noun 1. a reply; answer. 2. a reply to an answer. 3. Law. the reply of the plaintiff or complainant to the defendant’s plea or answer. 4. reverberation; echo. 5. a copy. 6. the act or process of replicating, especially for experimental purposes. 7. Genetics. the process by which double-stranded DNA makes copies of itself, […]
adjective 1. characterized by or capable of replication, especially of an experiment.
replicator rep·li·ca·tor (rěp’lĭ-kā’tər) n. The site on a bacterial genome where replication begins. Any construct that acts to produce copies of itself; this could be a living organism, an idea (see meme), a program (see quine, worm, wabbit, fork bomb, and virus), a pattern in a cellular automaton (see life), or (speculatively) a robot or […]
noun, Genetics. 1. any genetic element that can regulate and effect its own replication from initiation to completion. noun 1. (genetics) a region of a DNA molecule that is replicated from a single origin replicon rep·li·con (rěp’lĭ-kŏn’) n. A genetic element that undergoes replication as an autonomous unit.