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replicable

Overview page. Subjects: Mathematics.

Able to be repeated. For example, an experiment which measures how far an elastic spring is extended when light masses are suspended.

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replicative

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

Able to be replicated. See also replicative form.

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replicative

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 9 words.

able to be replicated. See also replicative form.

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replicator

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 10 words.

a DNA segment that contains a replication origin (q.v.).

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replicator

Overview page. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics.

A DNA segment that contains a replication origin (q.v.).

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replicator

Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 10 words.

a DNA segment that contains a replication origin (q.v.).

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replication

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

In portfolio management, the use of a hedging strategy to replicate the payoff structure of a financial obligation. See hedge.

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replication

Edited by Jonathan Law and John Smullen.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 21 words.

In portfolio management, the use of a hedging strategy to replicate the payoff structure of a financial obligation. See hedge

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replication

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking. 21 words.

In *portfolio management, the use of a hedging strategy to replicate the payoff structure of a financial obligation. See

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replication

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 21 words.

In *portfolio management, the use of a hedging strategy to replicate the payoff structure of a financial obligation. See

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replicate

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 23 words.

1 to make an exact copy of something, as in the replication of DNA.

2 (in electron microscopy) to

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replication

Harry M. Collins.

in Science, Technology, and Society

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology. 1545 words.

The possibility of replication of results seems to separate empirical science from the mundane world. If an empirical result is

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replicate

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

1 to make an exact copy of something, as in the replication of DNA.

2 (in electron microscopy) to make a replica.

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replicable

Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 75 words.

not ✳replicatable, has always been the standard form since the word emerged in the 1940s—e.g.: “Theoretically still required to

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replication

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

As a legal document in a bill court (such as Chancery, Star Chamber, or the equity side of Exchequer), a replication is a written reply made by the plaintiff in ...

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replication

Edited by Darrel Ince.

in A Dictionary of the Internet

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computer Networking and Communications. 75 words.

A technique used for networks which require to be working continually and where the failure of an individual computer would adversely affect the network. There are two main types of...

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replication

Edited by Darrel Ince.

in A Dictionary of the Internet

P ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computer Networking and Communications. 75 words.

A technique used for networks which require to be working continually and where the failure of an individual computer would adversely affect the network. There are two main types of...

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replication

Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pure Mathematics. 38 words.

In a designed experiment the same treatment is often applied to a number of subjects to provide more information. An experiment using three replications of each treatment will be more...

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replication

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A technique used for networks which require to be working continually and where the failure of an individual computer would adversely affect the network. There are two main types of...

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replication

Overview page. Subjects: Sociology.

Repeating a study, in exactly the same format, to check whether the same results are obtained a second or subsequent time (usually by a different researcher). One variation is simultaneous...

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symmetrical replication

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 5 words.

bidirectional replication (q.v.).

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