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 (rĭ-do͞o′plĭ-kā′shən, -dyo͞o′-)
1. The act of reduplicating or the state of being reduplicated.
2. The product or result of reduplicating.
3. Linguistics
a. A word formed by or containing a reduplicated element.
b. The added element in a word form that is reduplicated.

re·du′pli·ca′tive adj.
re·du′pli·ca′tive·ly adv.
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(rɪˈdu plɪˌkeɪ tɪv, -ˈdyu-)

1. tending to reduplicate.
2. marked by reduplication.
re•du′pli•ca`tive•ly, adv.
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[rɪˈdjuːplɪkətɪv] ADJreduplicativo
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adj (Ling) → reduplizierend
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