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verb reproduce pronunciation in American English /ˌriprəˈdus/
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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 movie.

  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.

  3. 3
    [intransitive/transitive] biology to have babies, or to produce young animals or plants

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 reproduce pronunciation in American English /ˌriprəˈdusəb(ə)l/ adjective


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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