dittography

noun
dit·tog·ra·phy | \ diˈtägrəfē \
plural -es

Definition of dittography 

: the unintentional repetition of letters or words in copying or printing (as literatature for literature)

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History and Etymology for dittography

Greek dittographia, dissographia, from dittos, dissos + -graphia -graphy

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