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repetition

noun uk   us   /ˌrep.ɪˈtɪʃ.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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in Korean 반복…
in Arabic تِكْرار…
in Portuguese repetição…
in Catalan repetició…
in Japanese 繰り返し, 反復…
in Italian ripetizione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 重複, 重做, 重說…
in Russian повторение…
in Turkish tekrar, yineleme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 重复, 重做, 重说…
in Polish powtórka, powtórzenie…
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