Reduplicated

reduplicate

[v. ri-doo-pli-keyt, -dyoo-; adj. ri-doo-pli-kit, -keyt, -dyoo-]
verb (used with object), reduplicated, reduplicating.
1.
to double; repeat.
2.
Grammar. to form (a derivative or inflected form) by doubling a specified syllable or other portion of the primitive, sometimes with fixed modifications, as in Greek léloipa “I have left,” leípo “I leave.”
verb (used without object), reduplicated, reduplicating.
3.
to become doubled.
4.
Grammar. to become reduplicated.
adjective

Origin:
1560–70; < Late Latin reduplicātus (past participle of reduplicāre), equivalent to Latin re- re- + duplic(āre) to double + -ātus -ate1 (see duplicate)

redouble, reduplicate.
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reduplicate
 
vb
1.  to make or become double; repeat
2.  to repeat (a sound or syllable) in a word or (of a sound or syllable) to be repeated, esp in forming inflections in certain languages
 
adj
3.  doubled or repeated
4.  (of petals or sepals) having the margins curving outwards
 
re'duplicative
 
adj

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reduplicate
1570, from M.L. reduplicatus, pp. of reduplicare "to redouble," from re- "back, again" + L. duplicare "to double" (see duplicate).
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