septuplicate

adjective
sep·​tu·​pli·​cate | \ (ˈ)sep¦t(y)üplə̇kə̇t, -lēk- sometimes -ləˌkāt \

Definition of septuplicate

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: made in seven identical copies : sevenfold

septuplicate

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of septuplicate (Entry 2 of 3)

1 : a seventh thing like six others of the same kind
2 : seven copies all alike used with in typed in septuplicate

septuplicate

transitive verb
sep·​tu·​pli·​cate | \ -ləˌkāt \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of septuplicate (Entry 3 of 3)

: to multiply by seven : reproduce six times : septuple specifically : to make at one time an original and six carbon copies

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History and Etymology for septuplicate

Adjective

Medieval Latin septuplicatus, past participle of septuplicare to multiply by seven, from Late Latin septuplus septuple, after such pairs as Latin quadruplus quadruple : quadruplicare to quadruple

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“Septuplicate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/septuplicate. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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