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verb [transitive] formal replicate pronunciation in American English /ˈreplɪˌkeɪt/
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present tense
present participlereplicating
past tensereplicated
past participlereplicated
  1. to do or make something again in the same way as before

    Other scientists have been unable to replicate his results.

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 replicate pronunciation in American English /ˌreplɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

sea lion

in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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