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And this reduplication of the grievous mistake he had made on the field of Ligny was absolutely fatal.
BATTLES OF ENGLISH HISTORYH. B. (HEREFORD BROOKE) GEORGE
The most characteristic examples of reduplication are such as repeat only part of the radical element.
LANGUAGEEDWARD SAPIR
What the four-post bedstead but a reduplication of the original type, a table placed on a table, the upper one being laid open?
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 57, NO. 354, APRIL 1845VARIOUS
Ogus, and with the reduplication Ogugus, was the same as Ogyges, in whose time the flood was supposed to have happened.
A NEW SYSTEM; OR, AN ANALYSIS OF ANTIENT MYTHOLOGY. VOLUME II. (OF VI.)JACOB BRYANT
Valve as in type, but with internal divisions as though in the process of reduplication.
THE DIATOMACEAE OF PHILADELPHIA AND VICINITYCHARLES SUMNER BOYER
The reduplication of the p in happy, the t in pitted, &c., is a mere point of spelling.
A HANDBOOK OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGEROBERT GORDON LATHAM
The reduplication of a vowel where there is but one syllable (as in feet, cool), is an orthographical expedient.
A HANDBOOK OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGEROBERT GORDON LATHAM
The reduplication of the consonant after a vowel, as in spotted, torrent, is in most cases but an orthographical expedient.
A HANDBOOK OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGEROBERT GORDON LATHAM
The first is formed by a reduplication of the initial τ, and, consequently, may be called the reduplicate form.
A HANDBOOK OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGEROBERT GORDON LATHAM
The reduplication of Dak words is like Skt of but one syllable, usually but not always the root.
THE DAKOTAN LANGUAGES, AND THEIR RELATIONS TO OTHER LANGUAGESANDREW WOODS WILLIAMSON
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