Dictionary of the word “duplicative”

Meaning of the word

The word “duplicative” is an adjective that refers to something that is duplicated, repeated or that has duplication characteristics.

Origin of the word

The word “duplicative” originates in the Latin “duplicativus”, derived from the verb “duplicate”, which means “bend” or “repeat”.

Word adverbs

There are no specific adverbs related to the word “duplicative”.

Conjunctions of the word

There are no specific conjunctions related to the word “duplicative”.

Synonyms of the word

Some synonyms of the word “duplicative” are: repetitive, duplicated, repeated, copied, imitated, reproduced.

Word Definitions

  1. That doubles or repeats something;
  2. which has duplication characteristics;
  3. which is copied or imitated.

Phrases that the word applies

– The duplicative printing process allows the reproduction of multiple copies of a document.

– The duplicative use of natural resources can lead to scarcity and exhaustion of them.

Examples of the word in text

The teacher asked students to do a duplicative exercise to practice the content.

The company adopted a duplicative strategy to increase its sales.

Rhymes with the word

Representative, alternative, affirmative, negative, creative, relative, attractive, communicative.

Anagrams with the word

No anagrams were found with the word “duplicative”.

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