rep·​li·​ca·​ble | \ ˈre-plə-kə-bəl How to pronounce replicable (audio) \

Definition of replicable

: capable of replication replicable experimental results

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replicability \ ˌre-​plə-​kə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce replicable (audio) \ noun

Examples of replicable in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The biggest cause of fan discomfort here is that the emotions and the feelings expressed in a musician’s words and delivery become seen as infinitely replicable. Eamonn Forde, Forbes, 6 Apr. 2021 To cut the time required for this money to be deployed, a collaboration between international financial institutions and the private sector should build standardized, replicable, and bankable projects. Marco Alverà, Fortune, 1 Nov. 2021 Generating long-standing, replicable success means seeing the indicators that will detract or add to your business. Amir Taichman, Forbes, 24 Sep. 2021 Innovative and replicable seawall panels bringing marine life back to coastal sea defences. Victoria Murphy, Town & Country, 17 Sep. 2021 Whether such a strange performance is replicable will be dissected ad nauseum between now and Michigan’s next game against a high-level opponent — perhaps Wisconsin on Oct. 2. Michael Cohen, Detroit Free Press, 12 Sep. 2021 One of them — California’s strong Democratic tilt — isn’t replicable nationwide. Los Angeles Times, 10 Sep. 2021 While the results are promising, experts say that more research needs to be done to test their agricultural mettle and ensure that the gains are replicable. Shi En Kim, Smithsonian Magazine, 18 Aug. 2021 Due to the large number of policy and market uncertainties, the potential costs from global climate change simply defies a precise and replicable methodology. Wayne Winegarden, Forbes, 21 June 2021

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First Known Use of replicable

1942, in the meaning defined above

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rep·​li·​ca·​ble | \ ˈrep-li-kə-bəl How to pronounce replicable (audio) \

Medical Definition of replicable

: capable of replication replicable experimental results


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