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Definition of Duplicate

Duplicate
Duplicate Du"pli*cate, n. 1. That which exactly resembles or corresponds to something else; another, correspondent to the first; hence, a copy; a transcript; a counterpart. I send a duplicate both of it and my last dispatch. -- Sir W. Temple. 2. (Law) 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. --Burrill.
Duplicate
Duplicate Du"pli*cate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Duplicated; p. pr. & vb. n. Duplicating.] 1. To double; to fold; to render double. 2. To make a duplicate of (something); to make a copy or transcript of. --Glanvill. 3. (Biol.) To divide into two by natural growth or spontaneous action; as, infusoria duplicate themselves.
Duplicate
Duplicate Du"pli*cate, a. [L. duplicatus, p. p. of duplicare to double, fr. duplex double, twofold. See Duplex.] Double; twofold. Duplicate proportion or ratio (Math.), the proportion or ratio of squares. Thus, in geometrical proportion, the first term to the third is said to be in a duplicate ratio of the first to the second, or as its square is to the square of the second. Thus, in 2, 4, 8, 16, the ratio of 2 to 8 is a duplicate of that of 2 to 4, or as the square of 2 is to the square of 4.

Meaning of Duplicate from wikipedia

- Look up duplicate, duplication, duplications, duplicator, or twofold in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Duplication, duplicate, and duplicator may refer...
- Key duplication refers to the process of creating a key based on an existing key. Key cutting is the primary method of key duplication: a flat key is ****ed...
- Duplicate Sholay is a 2002 spoof Hindi drama film that parodies the 1975 classic Bollywood blockbuster Sholay. It was directed by Kanti Shah and released...
- Mr. Duplicate is a 2011 Indian Kannada film in the romance genre starring Diganth and Prajwal Devaraj in the lead roles. Sheetal Injudhan Khan, a newcomer...
- The Duplicate, published in 1988, is a science fiction novel for young adults written by William Sleator. The novel explores themes of identity. The main...
- In computer programming, duplicate code is a sequence of source code that occurs more than once, either within a program or across different programs...
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- Duplicate publication, multiple publication, redundant publication or self-plagiarism refers to publishing the same intellectual material more than once...