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identic

[ahy-den-tik, ih-den-] /aɪˈdɛn tɪk, ɪˈdɛn-/
adjective
1.
2.
Diplomacy. (of action, notes, etc.) identical in form, as when two or more governments deal simultaneously with another government.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; < Medieval Latin identicus the same, equivalent to Late Latin ident(itās) identity + -icus -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for identic

identic

/aɪˈdɛntɪk/
adjective
1.
(diplomacy) (esp of opinions expressed by two or more governments) having the same wording or intention regarding another power: identic notes
2.
an obsolete word for identical
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