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verb reproduce pronunciation in British English /ˌriːprəˈdjuːs/
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present tense
present participlereproducing
past tensereproduced
past participlereproduced
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  1. 1
    [transitive] to make a copy of something such as a picture, a piece of writing, or a musical sound
    Darwin’s original Introduction is reproduced on page 6.
    reproduce something accurately/faithfully/exactly: The bleak tone of the novel is reproduced faithfully in the film.
  2. 2
    [transitive] to repeat something so that it happens in the same way as before
    We were unable to reproduce the results of the original experiment.
    It’s quite difficult to reproduce the recipe exactly.

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 reproduce pronunciation in British English adjective


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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