Meaning of “repetition” in the English Dictionary

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"repetition" in British English

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repetitionnoun

uk /ˌrep.ɪˈtɪʃ.ən/ us /ˌrep.əˈtɪʃ.ən/

C2 [ U ] the act of doing or saying something again:

His books are full of repetition.

[ C ] something that happens in the same way as something that happened before:

We want to prevent a repetition of last summer's fires, which destroyed more than 500,000 acres of land.

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(Definition of “repetition” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)