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replicative

[ rep-li-key-tiv ]
/ ˈrɛp lɪˌkeɪ tɪv /
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adjective
characterized by or capable of replication, especially of an experiment.
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Origin of replicative

First recorded in 1850–55; replicate + -ive
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