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replicate

verb uk   /ˈrep.lɪ.keɪt/ us  
[T] formal to make or do something again in exactly the same way: Researchers tried many times to replicate the original experiment. [I or T] specialized biology, computing If organisms and genetic or other structures replicate, they make exact copies of themselves: Chromosomes replicate before cells divide and multiply. Computer viruses replicate themselves and are passed along from user to user.
replication
noun [C or U] uk   /ˌrep.lɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ formal us  
Translations of “replicate”
in Spanish Repetir, Replicarse…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使複現, 重複, 複製…
in Russian копировать…
in Turkish aynısını yapmak, kopyasını çıkarmak, tıpkısını üretmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使复现, 重复, 复制…
in Polish powtarzać…
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