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Definitions for duplication
ˌdu plɪˈkeɪ ʃən, ˌdyu-du·pli·ca·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. duplicate, duplicationnoun

    a copy that corresponds to an original exactly

    "he made a duplicate for the files"

  2. duplication, geminationnoun

    the act of copying or making a duplicate (or duplicates) of something

    "this kind of duplication is wasteful"

Wiktionary

  1. duplicationnoun

    The act of duplicating, or the state of being duplicated; a doubling; a folding over; a fold.

  2. duplicationnoun

    The act or process of dividing by natural growth or spontaneous action; as, the duplication of cartilage cells.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Duplicationnoun

    the act of duplicating, or the state of being duplicated; a doubling; a folding over; a fold

    Etymology: [L. duplicatio: cf. F. duplication.]

  2. Duplicationnoun

    the act or process of dividing by natural growth or spontaneous action; as, the duplication of cartilage cells

    Etymology: [L. duplicatio: cf. F. duplication.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of duplication in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of duplication in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of duplication in a Sentence

  1. The GAO report:

    While the Space Force offers an important opportunity to streamline lines of authority, accountability, and decision-making and avoid duplication of effort, many details will require careful consideration.

  2. Umberto Eco:

    There is a constant in the average American imagination and taste, for which the past must be preserved and celebrated in full-scale authentic copy; a philosophy of immortality as duplication. It dominates the relation with the self, with the past, not infrequently with the present, always with History and, even, with the European tradition.

  3. An Education:

    The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) strives to ensure the Civil Rights Data Collection(CRDC) data are an accurate and comprehensive depiction of student access to educational opportunities in school districts, for the 2021-22 CRDC, OCR will continue to collect data on the number of documented incidents of offenses committed by school staff, including rape or attempted rape, and sexual assault.These are data the CRDC has collected since 2015-16. We propose retiring data on the number of allegations made against school staff to reduce burden and duplication of data.This is a proposal and OCR welcomes feedbackon this proposal from the public during the 60-day comment period.

  4. An Education:

    The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) strives to ensure the Civil Rights Data Collection(CRDC) data are an accurate and comprehensive depiction of student access to educational opportunities in school districts, for the 2021-22 CRDC, OCR will continue to collect data on the number of documented incidents of offenses committed by school staff, including rape or attempted rape, and sexual assault.These are data the CRDC has collected since 2015-16.We propose retiring data on the number of allegations made against school staff to reduce burden and duplication of data.This is a proposal and OCR welcomes feedbackon this proposal from the public during the 60-day comment period.

  5. The European:

    A strong European defence market and industrial base can only be achieved with a move away from the existing focus on national markets, europe can no longer afford the inefficiencies of duplication and overcapacity that our existing fragmented market entails.

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