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1. The act or process or an instance of repeating or being repeated.
2. A recitation or recital, especially of prepared or memorized material.
[Middle English repeticioun, from Old French repeticion, from Latin repetītiō, repetītiōn-, from repetītus, past participle of repetere, to repeat; see repeat.]
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