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duplation

[doo-pley-shuh n, dyoo-] /duˈpleɪ ʃən, dyu-/
noun
1.
multiplication by two; doubling.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English < Latin duplātiōn-, stem of duplātiō a doubling, equivalent to duplāt(us) (dupl(us) duple + -ātus -ate1) + -iōn- -ion
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