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English definition of “repeat”

repeat

verb [T]    /rɪˈpit/
to say, tell , or do something again: She repeated the question . Listen to the tape and repeat each word. repeat    /rɪˈpit, ˈri·pit/ noun [C] We’re hoping to avoid a repeat of last year’s disaster .
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