sextuplicate

adjective
sex·​tu·​pli·​cate | \ seks-ˈtü-pli-kət How to pronounce sextuplicate (audio) , -ˈtyü- \

Definition of sextuplicate

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : repeated six times
2 : sixth file the sextuplicate copy

sextuplicate

verb
sex·​tu·​pli·​cate | \ seks-ˈtü-plə-ˌkāt How to pronounce sextuplicate (audio) , -ˈtyü- \
sextuplicated; sextuplicating

Definition of sextuplicate (Entry 2 of 2)

transitive verb

2 : to provide in sextuplicate

Other Words from sextuplicate

Adjective

sextuplicate noun

First Known Use of sextuplicate

Adjective

1924, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Verb

circa 1934, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for sextuplicate

Adjective

blend of sextuple and -plicate (as in duplicate)

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The first known use of sextuplicate was in 1924

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“Sextuplicate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sextuplicate. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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