The definition of a replica is a copy of something or a duplicate of something, sometimes done on a smaller scale than the original.(noun)
See replica in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: It, a repetition, orig., reply < ML, an answer < L replicare: see reply
See replica in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , from replicare, to repeat
Origin: , from Late Latin replicāre; see replicate.
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