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rep·li·cate

(rep'li-kāt),
1. One of several identical processes or observations.
2. To repeat; to produce an exact copy.

replicate

(rĕp′lĭ-kāt′)
v. repli·cated, repli·cating, repli·cates
v.tr.
1. Biology To reproduce or make an exact copy or copies of (genetic material, a cell, or an organism).
2. To repeat (a scientific experiment) to confirm findings or ensure accuracy.
v.intr.
To become replicated; undergo replication: cells that replicate rapidly in culture.
n. (-kĭt)
A repetition of an experiment or procedure.
adj. replicate (-kĭt)
1. Duplicated, copied, reproduced, or repeated: a replicate sample.
2. Folded over or bent back upon itself: a replicate leaf.

rep′li·ca′tive adj.

rep·li·cate

(repli-kăt, -kāt)
1. One of several identical processes or observations.
2. To repeat; to produce an exact copy.

rep·li·cate

(repli-kăt, -kāt)
1. One of several identical processes or observations.
2. To repeat; to produce an exact copy.
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With environmental samples, the unknown factor is to what extent the sample matrix influences the ability of the virus to replicate, and detecting particles by EM or DNA by PCR does not necessarily indicate infectious particles.
"In fairness to Kerry I think they saw something of what we did in 2003 and tried to replicate it," said Harte.
When the students played along with the artist's melody while following the piano roll score, they were able to replicate timing and dynamics.
Stocks held by an index fired normally replicate a particular securities market benchmark (e.g., the S&P 500 stock portfolio).
Moreover, we believe that the point of life is not only to repeat these great experiences in our own lives but to also replicate them in the lives of others.
Future research should attempt to replicate these findings and explain the discrepancy between boys' self-reports and parent reports of children's self-reliance for diabetes tasks.
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European Union (EU) research ministers chose France to host an ambitious project to replicate the Sun's nuclear fusion, beating a Spanish bid The southern French town of Cadarache in southern France had been bidding against Vandellos in Spain to host the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER).