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replication

rep·li·ca·tion

replication

 
pronunciation:
re plih keI shn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the repeating of an experiment under the original conditions.
The replication of the experiment produced the same surprising results as the first.
definition 2: a reply.
similar words:
answer
definition 3: the process by which genetic material duplicates itself.
definition 4: a duplication or copy.
similar words:
duplicate, imitation, replica, replicate