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LampPro Tip 1/3
Exact PrecisionPlay
Use 'replicate' to emphasize an identical or precise reproduction of something. SlideThe artist was able to replicate the Mona Lisa perfectly.
LampPro Tip 2/3
Not For PeoplePlay
'Replicate' is not commonly used for duplicating people's actions or behaviors. SlideHe replicated the recipe, but not his grandmother's cooking style.
LampPro Tip 3/3
Not a SynonymPlay
Avoid confusing 'replicate' with 'reproduce' when referring to having offspring. SlideThe machine replicates the parts but animals reproduce.