Replication definition

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The repetition of a scientific experiment to confirm findings or to ensure accuracy.
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A copy or reproduction.

A replication of a famous painting.

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The act or process of replicating something.
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Replication is the act of reproducing or copying something, or is a copy of something.

When an experiment is repeated and the results from the original are reproduced, this is an example of a replication of the original study.

A copy of a Monet painting is an example of a replication.

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(law) The plaintiff's response to the defendant's answer or plea; a reply.
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The act or process of replicating something.
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(biology) The process by which genetic material, a single-celled organism, or a virus reproduces or makes a copy of itself.
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In scientific research, the repetition of an experiment to confirm findings or to ensure accuracy.
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A copy or reproduction.

A replication of a famous painting.

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The plaintiff’s or complainant’s reply to the defendant’s plea or answer.
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Process by which an object, person, place or idea may be copied mimicked or reproduced.
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(law) A response from the plaintiff to the defendant's plea.
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A folding back; fold.
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Repetition of a sound; echo.
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The act of repeating, duplicating, copying, reproducing, etc.
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A copy; reproduction.
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(statistics) The exact duplication of an experiment for verification, criticism, or extension of previous results.
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The process by which genetic material, a single-celled organism, or a virus reproduces or makes a copy of itself.
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A reply, or answer; esp., a reply to an answer.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
replication
Plural:
replications