An example of de-dupe is to remove multiple copies of the same file that are stored in a database in multiple locations.
- (informal) deduplication
(third-person singular simple present dedupes, present participle deduping, simple past and past participle deduped)
- (informal) deduplicate
(third-person singular simple present de-dupes, present participle de-duping, simple past and past participle de-duped)
- (computing) To remove duplicate entries from a list or database.
- When I de-duped my MP3 database, it shrank by more than half!
- The act of de-duping.
- After that de-dupe, my MP3 database took half as much space!
de- +"Ž dupe