Definition of 'replica'
Example sentences containing 'replica'
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Now he makes skilled replicas of tomb objects. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The firm is less reliant than rivals on replica football kits. The Sun (2008)Work has also begun on replacing the white chimneys with exact replicas. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But fans abroad do pay high prices for their replica kit. The Sun (2007)It was intended to be an exact replica. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What has not been properly considered is the option of demolishing it and building a replica in its place. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It would not be an exact replica but it would look and feel much like a woolly mammoth did. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Bless all their cotton replica kit. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This replica is one of the top-selling pieces in the shop. Times, Sunday Times (2013)After two minutes, they scored a try that was a near replica of their first. Times, Sunday Times (2016)These readings can be fed into 3D printers to make replicas. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The unpaid volunteers will build three replicas of huts from 5,000 years ago. The Sun (2013)He agreed and also copied its leather panels, using them to make a replica. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Original 1960s blueprints were used to build replicas of the bridge and sick bay. The Sun (2006)After years of trying, he won the right to make replicas. The Sun (2010)Rugby won't do that because of money from replica kit sales. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And you don't suit a client by bringing out an overpriced replica shirt one summer and then changing it the next. The Sun (2007)I noticed also that all the movements he made were exact replicas of the ones he had made on his first trip. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Another Naples mobster got an architect to build him a replica of the film thug's villa. The Sun (2012)
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Translations for 'replica'
British English: replica /ˈrɛplɪkə/ NOUN
A replica of something such as a statue, machine, or weapon is an accurate copy of it.
...a replica of the ship.
- American English: replica
- Arabic: نُسْخَةٌ طِبْقُ الأَصْل
- Brazilian Portuguese: réplica
- Chinese: 复制品
- Croatian: replika
- Czech: replika
- Danish: kopi
- Dutch: replica
- European Spanish: réplica
- Finnish: jäljennös
- French: réplique
- German: Kopie
- Greek: ρέπλικα
- Italian: replica
- Japanese: レプリカ
- Korean: 복제품
- Norwegian: kopi
- Polish: kopia
- European Portuguese: réplica
- Romanian: copie
- Russian: точная копия
- Spanish: réplica
- Swedish: kopia
- Thai: ของจำลอง
- Turkish: kopya taklit
- Ukrainian: точна копія
- Vietnamese: mô hình
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