What does duplication mean?

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

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. duplicate, duplication(noun)

    a copy that corresponds to an original exactly

    "he made a duplicate for the files"

  2. duplication, gemination(noun)

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

    "this kind of duplication is wasteful"

Wiktionary

  1. duplication(Noun)

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

  2. duplication(Noun)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Duplication(noun)

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

  2. Duplication(noun)

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

  3. Origin: [L. duplicatio: cf. F. duplication.]

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How to say duplication in sign language?

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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. Michael Hurwitz:

    They were very keen that there was no duplication of effort (on testing) ... We are trying to work out what would be a sensible cooperative programme of testing.

  2. Nuzhat Naweed:

    It all sounds good but there is still a question mark over how it works in practice, the challenge is how you manage personnel to give them enough flexibility, without inefficiencies or duplication.

  3. 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.

  4. President Trump on Monday:

    This executive order is another major step toward making the federal government efficient, effective and accountable to the people, there is duplication and redundancy everywhere. Billions and billions of dollars are being wasted on activities that are not delivering results.

  5. Evelyn Sanguinetti:

    We know the number is incredibly high and we are first place in the whole country when it comes to the numbers of local government we have in Illinois, right now the focus is on the duplication of services. We want to take a look at streamlining that and to save taxpayer money.

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