Origin of replica
Examples from the Web for replica
On the piano is a portrait of Lizzie, and replica skulls of the Bordens are displayed in the dining room.Would You Stay in Lizzie Borden’s Ax-Murder House?|Nina Strochlic|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The duchess sat at a replica radio to hear, learn about, and decipher morse code.Kate Middleton’s Code-Breaking Granny: Duchess Uncovers Wartime Secrets|Tim Teeman|June 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Perhaps Ham will dedicate a plank in the replica ark to his bowtied benefactor.The Bill Nye-Ken Ham Debate Was a Nightmare for Science|Michael Schulson|February 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The new appellate trial was not a replica of the first two trials.
The Beatles Story Museum features a replica of the Cavern Club and a Fab 4D animated cinema show.Catch Beatles Fever! Ten Essential Travel Destinations for Beatlemaniacs|Lonely Planet|January 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Set into the front of this building was a replica of the statue in the cemetery.When Egypt Went Broke|Holman Day
It was a replica of Fragonard's Gimblette, a brilliant painting that looked as if it had barely had time to dry.The Revolt of the Angels|Anatole France
The chief would recognize it as the replica of one given to him.Samba|Herbert Strang
I point out to you that Commission 364 is merely a replica of the actual sack that was found.Warren Commission (9 of 26): Hearings Vol. IX (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Rick couldn't see it clearly, but thought it was a replica of the one he had recovered.The Flying Stingaree|Harold Leland Goodwin
Word Origin for replica
1824, from Italian replica "copy, repetition, reply," from replicare "to duplicate," from Latin replicare "to repeat" (see reply (v.)). Properly, a copy of a work of art made by the original artist.