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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A thing exactly like another.

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Used as a noun, listen here, it means: A thing exactly like another. Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To double; To copy exactly.

Usage examples (40)
  • Jenny went to the hardware store to make a duplicate of her house key.
  • Could you please duplicate this letter for me?
  • He made a duplicate for the files
  • Hasan took a pen and paper and wrote these words in duplicate, for more
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