in duplicate

idiom

1
: so that there are two copies
We were required to fill out the paperwork in duplicate.
2
: with an exact copy
Please send the contract in duplicate.

Examples of in duplicate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Another $50,000 in duplicate payments remain unrecovered. Andrew J. Tobias, cleveland, 17 June 2020 But by early Wednesday morning, those FAA Notices to Air Missions started appearing to military pilots in duplicate - or not at all. Michael Laris, Ian Duncan and Lori Aratani, Anchorage Daily News, 13 Jan. 2023 Not factored into that figure, however, was how much more the county would pay in duplicate staffing and services – two kitchens, laundry rooms, medical facilities, visitation, etc. – as well as transportation costs between Jail II and the supplemental facility, if they are not located together. Kaitlin Durbin, cleveland, 21 Oct. 2022 Michele said presenting his collection in duplicate gave more power to the garments, each of which was styled to the eclectic standard that Michele has set to great global success. Colleen Barry, ajc, 23 Sep. 2022 Some observers expressed concern that this might lead to a surge in duplicate signatures, a fear that was borne out Monday. James Queally, Los Angeles Times, 15 Aug. 2022 Unlike other pro sports trophies like the NFL's Lombardi and the NBA's Larry O'Brien, which are made in duplicate to go to the next champ each year, the Stanley Cup is the same trophy that has gone to the top NHL team since 1892. Natasha Dye, PEOPLE.com, 27 June 2022 Rattled by the allegations, the state has blamed an uptick in duplicate registrations on the high number of death certificates that were issued in the past two months. Siladitya Ray, Forbes, 18 May 2021 That’s why our holiday wish list includes a microwave splatter guard, preferably in duplicate or triplicate. oregonlive, 18 Nov. 2020

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“In duplicate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20duplicate. Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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