Duplication Definition

do͝oplĭ-kāshən, dyo͝o-
duplications
noun
duplications
The act or procedure of duplicating.
American Heritage Medicine
A duplicating or being duplicated.
Webster's New World
A copy; replica.
Webster's New World
The occurrence of a repeated section of genetic material in a chromosome.
American Heritage Medicine
The formation of such a duplication.
American Heritage Medicine
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Other Word Forms of Duplication

Noun

Singular:
duplication
Plural:
duplications

Origin of Duplication

  • From Old French, from Late Latin duplicatio.

    From Wiktionary

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