Examples from the Web for reproduction
Perhaps every reproduction of a piece of art steals a part of its soul.Tim Burton Talks ‘Big Eyes,’ His Taste For the Macabre, and the ‘Beetlejuice’ Sequel|Marlow Stern|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In a best-case scenario they cover the mechanics of reproduction, STD awareness, and contraceptive use.The Next Frontier of Sex Ed: How Porn Twists Teens’ Brains|Aurora Snow|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Schaeffer remembers his father squirming when Pat Robertson talked about burning a reproduction of a nude by Modigliani.
Music “residuals” are shared by publishers and composers via “mechanical” reproduction.Van Dyke Parks on How Songwriters Are Getting Screwed in the Digital Age|Van Dyke Parks|June 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If reproduction is a biological necessity for our species, then why is parenting so damn hard?
Deprived of friction with other minds, he was slower than his social prototype in the reproduction of the epochs."Where Angels Fear to Tread" and Other Stories of the Sea|Morgan Robertson
The mode of the increase, reproduction and death of these animals is still unknown to naturalists.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
Again, we find that early maturity, the season of reproduction and longevity are transmitted to corresponding periods of life.The Foundations of the Origin of Species|Charles Darwin
For it would seem to be a law of vegetal growth that reproduction should begin in decomposition and decay.Life: Its True Genesis|R. W. Wright
In some forms (Cœnurus, Echinococcus) reproduction by budding takes place at this stage.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume II (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
British Dictionary definitions for reproduction
- an imitation or facsimile of a work of art, esp of a picture made by photoengraving
- (as modifier)a reproduction portrait Sometimes shortened to: repro
Word Origin and History for reproduction
1650s, "act of forming again," noun of action from reproduce. Of generation of living things, from 1782; of sounds, from 1908. Meaning "a copy" is from 1807.