Definitions for Replicaˈrɛp lɪ kə
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
rep•li•caˈrɛp lɪ kə(n.)(pl.)-cas.
a copy or reproduction of a work of art produced or supervised by the maker of the original.
any close copy or reproduction.
Origin of replica:
1815–25; < It: reply, repetition, der. of replicare to repeat < LL replicāre to reply
replica, replication, reproduction(noun)
copy that is not the original; something that has been copied
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
replica(noun)ˈrɛp lɪ kə
an exact copy
a replica gun
An exact copy.
The statue on the museum floor is an authentic replica.
A copy made at a smaller scale of the original.
He collected replicas of old cars.
a copy of a work of art, as of a picture or statue, made by the maker of the original
A replica is an exact reproduction executed by the original artist or a copy or reproduction, especially one on a scale smaller than the original. A replica is a copying closely resembling the original concerning its shape and appearance. An inverted replica complements the original by filling its gaps. It can be a copy used for historical purposes, such as being placed in a museum. Sometimes the original never existed. Replicas and reproductions can be related to any form of licensing an image for others to use, whether it is through photos, postcards, prints, miniature or full size copies they represent a resemblance of the original object. "Not all incorrectly attributed items are intentional forgeries. In the same way that a museum shop might sell a print of a painting or a replica of a vase, copies of statues, paintings, and other precious artifacts have been popular through the ages. However, replicas have often been used illegally for forgery and counterfeits, especially of money and coins, but also commercial merchandise such as designer label clothing, luxury bags and accessories, and luxury watches. In arts or historic cars, the term "replica" is used for discussing the non-original recreation, sometimes hiding its real identity.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
is properly the copy of an original picture done by the hand of the same master.
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Translations for Replica
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
an exact copy, especially of a work of art.
- نُسْخَةٌ طِبْق الأصْلArabic
- точно копиеBulgarian
- réplicaPortuguese (BR)
- die ReplikGerman
- kopi; reproduktionDanish
- täpne jäljend, koopiaEstonian
- نسخه عینیFarsi
- replika, kopijaCroatian
- eftirmynd, eftirlíkingIcelandic
- replica, riproduzioneItalian
- 복제, 모조품Korean
- (mākslas darba) kopijaLatvian
- نسخه عینیPersian
- ورته، مينوټ، كټ مټ، ورته داصل په څير (انځور يا نقشPashto
- copie, reproducereRomanian
- replik, kopiaSwedish
- kopya, tıpkı örnekTurkish
- (藝術)複製品Chinese (Trad.)
- репліка, точна копіяUkrainian
- ہو بہو نقلUrdu
- bản sao; mô hìnhVietnamese
- 复制品Chinese (Simp.)
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