The act of duplicating, or the state of being duplicated; a doubling; a folding over; a fold.
The act or process of dividing by natural growth or spontaneous action; as, the duplication of cartilage cells.
Origin of duplication
From Old French, from Late Latin duplicatio.
Duplication Sentence Examples
Such duplication of railways involves a waste of capital.
The duplication of the flagellum begins at its proximal end, that which is in relation with the kinetonucleus.
In both these rites we seem to have a duplication of ritual, and the parallelism of sacrifice and liberation is clear.
Appointed minister of the treasury in the first Di Rudini cabinet of 1891, he imprudently abolished the system of frequent clearings of bank-notes between the state banks, a measure which facilitated the duplication of part of the paper currency and hastened the bank crisis of 1893.