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[ri-doo-pli-key-shuh n, -dyoo-] /rɪˌdu plɪˈkeɪ ʃən, -ˌdyu-/
the act of reduplicating; the state of being reduplicated.
something resulting from reduplicating.

reduplicating as a grammatical pattern.
the added element in a reduplicated form.
a form containing a reduplicated element.

the process or an instance of redoubling
the state, condition, or quality of being redoubled
a thing that has been redoubled
repetition of a sound or syllable in a word, as in the formation of the Latin perfect tetigi from tangere “touch”

reduplication re·du·pli·ca·tion (rĭ-dōō’plĭ-kā’shən, -dyōō’-)

A redoubling.

A duplication or doubling, as of the sounds of the heart in certain diseased states.

The abnormal presence of two parts instead of a single part.

A fold or duplicature.

re·du’pli·cate’ v.


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