verb (used with object), rep·li·cat·ed, rep·li·cat·ing.
verb (used without object), rep·li·cat·ed, rep·li·cat·ing.
Origin of replicate
Examples from the Web for replicate
By 2011, Airbus was working on a program to replicate these conditions in a flight simulator for use in pilot training.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The cognac, an effort by the Georgian vintners to replicate the traditional French liquor, is valued at $1400 for a single bottle.Meditation Rugs, Swords, and Horse Head Fiddles: The Strangest Gifts Given to Government Bigwigs|Ben Jacobs|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But it will not attempt to replicate its search-and-rescue mission.
Pac may not be as verbose as other rappers of his time, but his flow is intricate, and complicated to replicate.Broadway’s Rebel, Tellin’ You to Hear It: A Portrait of Saul Williams|Alex Suskind|June 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then, in 2013, Ai used precious jade to replicate the handcuffs that confined him to his chair during his 2011 imprisonment.
Every effort has been made to replicate this text as faithfully as possible, including any inconsistencies in the original.The Mountainy Singer|Seosamh MacCathmhaoil
Every effort has been made to replicate this text as faithfully as possible, including inconsistencies in hyphenation.
Every attempt has been made to replicate the original book as printed.Rambles on the Riviera|Francis Miltoun
Every effort has been made to replicate this text as faithfully as possible, including some inconsistencies in hyphenation.The Real Jesus of the Four Gospels|J. B. Atwater
The text is intended to replicate the layout of the printed book as closely as possible.Early English Alliterative Poems|Various
verb (ˈrɛplɪˌkeɪt) (mainly tr)
Word Origin for replicate
early 15c., "repeat," from Latin replicatus, past participle of replicare (see reply). Meaning "to copy, reproduce, make a replica of" is from 1882, a back-formation from replication. Genetic sense is first recorded 1957. Related: Replicated; replicating.