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Definition 1: the sexual activity of conceiving and bearing offspring - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for reproduction in the sense of this definition

(reproduction is a kind of ...) activities associated with sexual intercourse

"they had sex in the back seat"

(... is a kind of reproduction ) reproduction by parents of different races (especially by white and non-white persons)

(... is a kind of reproduction ) the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production

Definition 2: the act of making copies - [noun denoting act]

Samples where reproduction or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Gutenberg's reproduction of holy texts was far more efficient

Synonyms for reproduction in the sense of this definition

(reproduction is a kind of ...) an act of copying

(... is a kind of reproduction ) the act of systematically moving a finely focused beam of light or electrons over a surface in order to produce an image of it for analysis or transmission

(... is a kind of reproduction ) the reproduction of sound

Definition 3: copy that is not the original; something that has been copied - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for reproduction in the sense of this definition

(reproduction is a kind of ...) a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing

"she made a copy of the designer dress" "the clone was a copy of its ancestor"

(... is a kind of reproduction ) a nonfunctional replica of something else (frequently used as a modifier)

"a toy stove"

Definition 4: recall that is hypothesized to work by storing the original stimulus input and reproducing it during recall - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for reproduction in the sense of this definition

(reproduction is a kind of ...) the process of remembering (especially the process of recovering information by mental effort)

"he has total recall of the episode"

Definition 5: the process of generating offspring - [noun denoting process]

(reproduction is a kind of ...) a process occurring in living organisms

(... is a kind of reproduction ) reproduction without the fusion of gametes

(... is a kind of reproduction ) reproduction involving the union or fusion of a male and a female gamete

(reproduction is a part of ...) the process of giving birth

(reproduction belongs to category ...) the science that studies living organisms

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