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Definition of Duplicate

Duplicate

  1. Double; twofold.
  2. That which exactly resembles or corresponds to something else; another, correspondent to the first; hence, a copy; a transcript; a counterpart.
  3. An original instrument repeated; a document which is the same as another in all essential particulars, and differing from a mere copy in having all the validity of an original.
  4. To double; to fold; to render double.
  5. To make a duplicate of (something); to make a copy or transcript of.
  6. To divide into two by natural growth or spontaneous action; as, infusoria duplicate themselves.

Duplicate Quotations

Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it.
Bruce Lee

No aquarium, no tank in a marine land, however spacious it may be, can begin to duplicate the conditions of the sea. And no dolphin who inhabits one of those aquariums or one of those marine lands can be considered normal.
Jacques Yves Cousteau

Always be original. Never duplicate what you've seen another actor do. Be true to the character that you've been given, and the rest will come easy.
Lee Tamahori

Making duplicate copies and computer printouts of things no one wanted even one of in the first place is giving America a new sense of purpose.
Andy Rooney

When you make machines that are capable of obeying instructions slavishly, and among those instructions are 'duplicate me' instructions, then of course the system is wide open to exploitation by parasites.
Richard Dawkins
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Duplicate Translations

duplicate in Danish is multiplicere
duplicate in Dutch is multipliceren, verveelvoudigen
duplicate in French is dupliquer
duplicate in Italian is ciclostilare
duplicate in Norwegian is kopiere, dobbelt
duplicate in Portuguese is duplicata
duplicate in Spanish is multiplicar, duplicado, duplicar
duplicate in Swedish is duplisera, kopia
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