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re·du·pli·cate

 (rĭ-do͞o′plə-kāt′, -dyo͞o′-)
v. re·du·pli·cat·ed, re·du·pli·cat·ing, re·du·pli·cates
v.tr.
1. To repeat over and again; redouble.
2. Linguistics
a. To double (the initial syllable or all of a root word) to produce an inflectional or derivational form.
b. To form (a new word) by doubling all or part of a word.
v.intr.
To be doubled.
adj. (-plə-kĭt)
Doubled.

[Late Latin reduplicāre, reduplicāt- : Latin re-, re- + Latin duplicāre, to duplicate; see duplicate.]

reduplicate

vb
1. to make or become double; repeat
2. (Linguistics) to repeat (a sound or syllable) in a word or (of a sound or syllable) to be repeated, esp in forming inflections in certain languages
adj
3. doubled or repeated
4. (Botany) (of petals or sepals) having the margins curving outwards
reˈduplicative adj

re•du•pli•cate

(v. rɪˈdu plɪˌkeɪt, -ˈdyu-; adj. -kɪt, -ˌkeɪt)

v. -cat•ed, -cat•ing,
adj. v.t.
1. to double; repeat.
2. to form (a derivative or inflected form) by doubling a syllable or other part of a word, sometimes with modifications.
v.i.
3. to become doubled.
4. to become reduplicated.
adj.
5. doubled.
[1560–70; < Late Latin reduplicātus, past participle of reduplicāre= Latin re- re- + duplicāre to double, duplicate]

reduplicate


Past participle: reduplicated
Gerund: reduplicating

Imperative
reduplicate
reduplicate
Present
I reduplicate
you reduplicate
he/she/it reduplicates
we reduplicate
you reduplicate
they reduplicate
Preterite
I reduplicated
you reduplicated
he/she/it reduplicated
we reduplicated
you reduplicated
they reduplicated
Present Continuous
I am reduplicating
you are reduplicating
he/she/it is reduplicating
we are reduplicating
you are reduplicating
they are reduplicating
Present Perfect
I have reduplicated
you have reduplicated
he/she/it has reduplicated
we have reduplicated
you have reduplicated
they have reduplicated
Past Continuous
I was reduplicating
you were reduplicating
he/she/it was reduplicating
we were reduplicating
you were reduplicating
they were reduplicating
Past Perfect
I had reduplicated
you had reduplicated
he/she/it had reduplicated
we had reduplicated
you had reduplicated
they had reduplicated
Future
I will reduplicate
you will reduplicate
he/she/it will reduplicate
we will reduplicate
you will reduplicate
they will reduplicate
Future Perfect
I will have reduplicated
you will have reduplicated
he/she/it will have reduplicated
we will have reduplicated
you will have reduplicated
they will have reduplicated
Future Continuous
I will be reduplicating
you will be reduplicating
he/she/it will be reduplicating
we will be reduplicating
you will be reduplicating
they will be reduplicating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been reduplicating
you have been reduplicating
he/she/it has been reduplicating
we have been reduplicating
you have been reduplicating
they have been reduplicating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been reduplicating
you will have been reduplicating
he/she/it will have been reduplicating
we will have been reduplicating
you will have been reduplicating
they will have been reduplicating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been reduplicating
you had been reduplicating
he/she/it had been reduplicating
we had been reduplicating
you had been reduplicating
they had been reduplicating
Conditional
I would reduplicate
you would reduplicate
he/she/it would reduplicate
we would reduplicate
you would reduplicate
they would reduplicate
Past Conditional
I would have reduplicated
you would have reduplicated
he/she/it would have reduplicated
we would have reduplicated
you would have reduplicated
they would have reduplicated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.reduplicate - form by reduplication; "The consonant reduplicates after a short vowel"; "The morpheme can be reduplicated to emphasize the meaning of the word"
linguistics - the scientific study of language
duplicate, reduplicate, repeat, replicate, double - make or do or perform again; "He could never replicate his brilliant performance of the magic trick"
2.reduplicate - make or do or perform again; "He could never replicate his brilliant performance of the magic trick"
replicate, copy - reproduce or make an exact copy of; "replicate the cell"; "copy the genetic information"
recapitulate - repeat stages of evolutionary development during the embryonic phase of life
geminate, reduplicate - form by reduplication; "The consonant reduplicates after a short vowel"; "The morpheme can be reduplicated to emphasize the meaning of the word"
reproduce - make a copy or equivalent of; "reproduce the painting"
Translations

reduplicate

[rɪˈdjuːplɪkeɪt] VTreduplicar

reduplicate

vtwiederholen; (Ling) → reduplizieren
adj (Ling) → redupliziert
References in classic literature ?
The conditions of the sentience had been here, he imagined, fulfilled in the method of collocation of these stones--in the order of their arrangement, as well as in that of the many fungi which overspread them, and of the decayed trees which stood around-- above all, in the long undisturbed endurance of this arrangement, and in its reduplication in the still waters of the tarn.
Cousin Caroline was a lady of very imposing height and circumference, but in spite of her size and her handsome trappings, there was something exposed and unsheltered in her expression, as if for many summers her thin red skin and hooked nose and reduplication of chins, so much resembling the profile of a cockatoo, had been bared to the weather; she was, indeed, a single lady; but she had, it was the habit to say, "made a life for herself," and was thus entitled to be heard with respect.
Reduplicated Terms: Reduplications are non productive and tagged as noun phrases.
In addition to recalling De Palma's eponymous 1984 movie, the phrase "Body Double" describes the physical and psychological reduplications that characterize Dellsperger's fragmentary remakes.
Of course, such pairings could be regarded as simple extensions or reduplications of the single-author preoccupation (especially given Arnold's commendation of them); but another form of the "Browning and .
I also exclude reduplications, such as razzle dazzle, super duper, namby pamby, and hurly burly, and specialized medical terms, such as sleep apnea, corrotted artery, ectopic pregnancy, macular degeneration, acid reflux, and varicose veins.
In Eclipse and Shroud, as in so much of John Banville's work, a concern with the real and the illusory, with identity and its reduplications, is apparent.
44-45), or the generative authority (imagination) of authorship and their dialectical reduplications of truth that should be read while practicing teleological suspensions.
That's also why I bar particle verbs, such as HOLDUP UPHOLD, OUTTAKE TAKEOUT, and SETUP UPSET, and reduplications and other double-identity words, such as BONBON, DODO, HOTSHOTS, MEME, MURMUR, MUUMUU, and TESTES.
Expressive reduplications, a feature so characteristic of Lunyu 10, play a central role in a dialogue between Confucius and Zigong [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] in Liji 24, "Ji yi" [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII].
Whether you call them repeaters, double-ups, reduplications, or technically, tautonyms, words like FROUFROU, HINAHINA and GUITGUIT are fascinating.
Rather, they are descriptively single word reduplications of disyllabic sequences having the overall shapes CVCaCVCa-.