Synonyms of 'duplicate'
copied exactly from an originala duplicate copy
an exact copyI've lost my card and have to get a duplicate.
an exact copyEnclosed is a duplicate of the invoice we sent you last month.
I'll make sure you get a photocopy of the list.
Always keep a copy of everything in your own files.
a reproduction of a religious painting
The child was a replica of her mother.
Xerox (old-fashioned, trademark), ,
He enclosed a Xerox of the advert.
to do again (something that has already been done)Scientists hope the work done can be duplicated elswhere.
I repeated the story to a delighted audience.
The effect has proved hard to reproduce.
Many phrases in the last chapter echo earlier passages.
We all tend to copy people we admire.
coquettish gestures which she had copied from actresses in soap operas
He was not able to replicate this experiment.
to make an exact copy ofHe was duplicating some articles.
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in the sense of corresponding
March and April sales this year were up 8 per cent on the corresponding period last year.
in the sense of echo
(of people) to repeat or imitate (what someone else has said)Many phrases in the last chapter echo earlier passages.
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