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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of repeating over and again (or an instance thereof); A word formed by or containing a repeated syllable or speech sound (usually at the beginning of the word);

Usage examples (36)
  • Shelley’s essay multiplies the terms for this sort of, typically mimetic, representation: "reduplication",
  • There is a particular fascination in this reduplication.
  • And they bothy have a missing reduplication in this root.
  • I wrote another post on reduplication and Blogger ate it. for more
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