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[ahy-den-tik, ih-den-]
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  1. identical.
  2. Diplomacy. (of action, notes, etc.) identical in form, as when two or more governments deal simultaneously with another government.
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Origin of identic

1640–50; < Medieval Latin identicus the same, equivalent to Late Latin ident(itās) identity + -icus -ic
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Related Words for identic

aforesaid, carbon, clone, coequal, comparable, compatible, corresponding, ditto, double, dupe, duplicate, equal, equivalent, identical, indistinguishable, interchangeable, like, likewise, look-alike, related

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British Dictionary definitions for identic


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