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  Definition of replication
  1. the act of making copies; "Gutenberg''s reproduction of holy texts was far more efficient"
  2. the repetition of an experiment in order to test the validity of its conclusion; "scientists will not believe an experimental result until they have seen at least one replication"
  3. copy that is not the original; something that has been copied
  4. the persistence of a sound after its source has stopped
  5. (law) a pleading made by a plaintiff in reply to the defendant''s plea or answer
  6. a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one); "it brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher"
  7. (genetics) the process whereby DNA makes a copy of itself before cell division
Similar Words: reproduction, replica, echo, reverberation, sound reflection, rejoinder, retort, return, riposte, comeback, counter

 

Hyponyms: scanning, replay, action replay, sound reproduction, toy, re-echo, sass, sassing, backtalk, back talk, lip, mouth

 

Derivational Morphology: reproduce, duplicate, reduplicate, double, repeat, replicate, resound, echo, ring, reverberate, recall, counter, retort, come back, repay, return, riposte, rejoin, copy

 

Anagrams: percolation, narcoleptic

 

 
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