reduplicate

[ verb ri-doo-pli-keyt, -dyoo-; adjective ri-doo-pli-kit, -keyt, -dyoo- ]SEE DEFINITION OF reduplicate
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He maintains that it is the d in d-d, the reduplicate prterite of do.

Reduplicate (in stivation), valvate with the margins turned outwards, 97.

Art gives intelligible ideas of the forms of nature, mechanism attempts to reduplicate their aspects.

In the present English there is no undoubted perfect or reduplicate form.

History, like a vast whispering gallery, will reduplicate the sound and pass it on to the ages to come.

The reduplicate form, in other words, the perfect tense, is current in none of the Gothic languages except the Mœso-Gothic.

The first is formed by a reduplication of the initial τ, and, consequently, may be called the reduplicate form.

Reduplicate, a rarer modification of valvate, is similar but with margins projecting outward.

Why may not thought's mission be to increase and elevate, rather than simply to imitate and reduplicate, existence?

Over he goes—and as it happens—as it happens—he has reduplicate fore-limbs, one pair being not unlike wings.

WORD ORIGIN

1560s, from Medieval Latin reduplicatus, past participle of reduplicare "to redouble," from re- "back, again" (see re-) + Latin duplicare "to double" (see duplicate (adj.)). Related: Reduplicated; reduplicating; reduplicative.

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