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—v., -cat•ed, -cat•ing,
1. to double; repeat.
2. Gram.to form (a derivative or inflected form) by doubling a specified syllable or other portion of the primitive, sometimes with fixed modifications, as in Greek léloipa “I have left,” leípo “I leave.”
1. to become doubled.
2. Gram.to become reduplicated.
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