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noun     reproduction pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] biology the process of having babies or of producing young animals or plants

    sexual reproduction

  2. 2
    [uncountable] the process of making a copy of something or of doing something again in the same way as before

    the quality of photographic reproduction

    1. a.
      [countable] a copy of something, especially a work of art or an antique

      an inexpensive reproduction of a well-known painting

      reproduction furniture

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a combination of a hotdog and a hamburger in a specially designed bread bun

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a volume of articles, essays, etc., contributed by many authors in honor of a colleague, usually published on the occasion of their retirement, an important anniversary and the like

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