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reduplication

 [re-doo″plĭ-ka´shun]
1. a doubling back.
2. the recurrence of paroxysms of a double type.
3. a developmental anomaly resulting in doubling of an organ or part, with a connection between them at some point and the excess part usually a mirror image of the other.

re·du·pli·ca·tion

(rē'dū-pli-kā'shŭn),
1. A redoubling.
2. A duplication or doubling, as of the sounds of the heart in certain morbid states or the presence of two instead of a normally single part.
3. A fold or duplicature.
[L. reduplicatio, fr. re-, again, + duplico, to double, fr. duplex, two-fold]

reduplication

/re·du·pli·ca·tion/ (re″doo-plĭ-ka´shun)
1. a doubling back.
2. the recurrence of paroxysms of a double type.
3. duplication (3).

re·du·pli·ca·tion

(rē-dū'pli-kā'shŭn)
1. A redoubling.
2. A duplication or doubling, as of the sounds of the heart in certain morbid states or the presence of two instead of a normally single part.
3. A fold or duplicature.
[L. reduplicatio, fr. re-, again, + duplico, to double, fr. duplex, two-fold]

re·du·pli·ca·tion

(rē-dū'pli-kā'shŭn)
1. A duplication or doubling, as of the sounds of the heart in certain morbid states.
2. A fold or duplicature.
[L. reduplicatio, fr. re-, again, + duplico, to double, fr. duplex, two-fold]

reduplication

1. a doubling back.
2. the recurrence of paroxysms of a double type.
3. a developmental anomaly resulting in the doubling of an organ or part, with a connection between them at some point and the excess part usually a mirror image of the other.

heart sound reduplication
see gallop rhythm.
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Syntactic reduplication in Russian: a cooperative principle device in dialogues.
One can consider all of these cases as legitimate cases of reduplication on the level of syntax.
Intensives such as these are cross-linguistically common with reduplication.
Although prima facie it may seem contrary to the iconicity usually associated with reduplication, diminutive formation is cross-linguistically common for reduplication.
32) Nouns of this pattern that involve morphological reduplication are basically limited to the modern Ethiopian languages:
These nominal formations are probably related to the frequentative verbal stem that is productive in most modern Ethiopian languages, which also has reduplication of [C.
In Arabic, for instance, compensatory reduplication occurs in the derivation of plurals, as in (11 a), and diminutives, as in (11 b):
As is well known, morphological reduplication is often accompanied by the phonological modification of one or both copies.
A common phonological modification of this type is truncation, the source of partial reduplication in MDT.
McCarthy and Prince 1986, Steriade 1988, Nelson 2003), and in MDT the correlation follows from the fact that cophonologies perform truncation in the same way regardless of whether it is associated with reduplication.
Other than this, however, the parallels between truncation and partial reduplication are very clear.
It is common, for example, for one of the two copies in morphological reduplication to undergo dissimilation.