Duplication - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌduːplɪˈkeɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word duplication
Brit.  |djuːplɪˈkeɪʃn|  British pronunciation of the word duplication

noun

- a copy that corresponds to an original exactly (syn: duplicate)
- the act of copying or making a duplicate (or duplicates) of something(syn: gemination)

this kind of duplication is wasteful

Examples

He sent the manuscript out for duplication.

Please eliminate duplication when combining the lists.

this kind of duplication is wasteful

the purpose of intervention is to prevent unnecessary duplication of lawsuits

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