Translation of duplicate in Spanish:

duplicate

Pronunciation /ˈd(j)upləkət//ˈdjuːplɪkət/

adjective

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    a duplicate copy un duplicado
    • a duplicate key un duplicado / una copia de una llave
    • duplicate invoice (copy) copia (de la factura)
    • Deepening the mystery are police claims the raid was carried out by someone who had a duplicate key.
    • They then applied for a driver's permit with his name but their photo. taking everything that they had gotten they walked into a dealer and ordered a duplicate key for the car.
    • Drivers seeking a duplicate licence have to go to their local Garda station with photographic identification and their social security number and have a D800 form signed by a member.
    • Still, we wondered, why couldn't the server recognize duplicate keys, and just refuse the installation?
    • In many cases, only the locksmith who installed the original system can make duplicate keys.
    • Based upon analysis of duplicate samples, reproducibility was better than 3% of the measured concentration of each element.
    • Last year the locks on all 164 rooms at the hotel had to be changed after an armed gang escaped with a bag of duplicate card keys.
    • We deleted duplicate hospital records by retaining only one copy of events characterised as the same admission for the same patient on the same day.
    • At the very least, you should make an extra copy of your most vital data on duplicate media and store it off-site.
    • They were duplicate copies that the commission had.
    • The government will issue a new or duplicate number to the name on the certificate.
    • And beyond duplicate copies, we just don't have that much space here anyway!
    • She suggested that in the morning I try to find a license bureau and obtain a duplicate license.
    • They were strongly suspicious the motorbike had been stolen by the rental operator who obviously knew their temporary address and had a duplicate key.
    • The fee for a duplicate renewal license shall be $5.
    • Maintenance of the service numbers and the civilian numbers is not consistent with this aim and is a problem where duplicate numbers have been issued.
    • For example, I never realised you should keep duplicate copies of receipts.
    • Nora makes duplicate keys for whoever asks and encourages them to walk right in whenever they please.
    • It addressed the issue of duplicate entries and excess paperwork, instead allowing for immediate on site recording of all maintenance work.
    • Then I staggered home and gave up my duplicate keys.

noun

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    duplicado masculine
    copia feminine
    • 19 people nominated what I counted as 37 items, many of which were duplicates.
    • He was kind enough to let me have some duplicates - on black and coloured cricket in South Africa - from his own collection.
    • For storage efficiency, e-mail can be compressed, duplicates removed and indexed for fast access.
    • Unlike so many suburban blocks where the homes are all duplicates of each other, set apart only by the gilded numbers hammered onto the garages, Sycamore is a hodgepodge of houses.
    • Now things are sorted, you should be able to identify duplicates, spares, and rubbish.
    • I still need to sort through a little over half of that for duplicates, incomplete files, etc.
    • In addition, there is a quarterly auction through which members can sell their duplicates to other members.
    • Although 7,000 suspected users of ‘pay per view’ child porn sites based in the US were identified in Britain, police said the actual number would probably be lower, partly due to duplicates.
    • Sort through drawers and cabinets, discarding duplicates, broken items and dust collectors.
    • I'm mostly doing some much-needed maintenance on my archive files and backups: reorganizing folders, deleting duplicates, burning DVDs, that sort of thing.
    • The site currently lists 76,210 stories written by 6,831 writers (although there are a few duplicates and errors).
    • Would it not make better sense to take a head count and track the duplicates?
    • The company received close to 10,000 inputs, even after going through the tedious process of screening duplicates.
    • The Civilian tiles are the set of tiles that have duplicates while the Military tiles are those that are unique.
    • In a test, 41 duplicates were found in one month.
    • When she told this to the cameras she also announced to the audience that everyone would be getting a duplicate of the bath robe after the show.
    • What you really need is some kind of weighted-sampling without replacement (which you can simulate by throwing out duplicates, but then you waste time trying to find a reasonable sample).
    • It maintains only one copy of any attachment avoiding duplicates and wasted storage space.
    • The pair were both head down reading duplicates of some glossy brochures.
    • People are using spam address lists they've got from somewhere because I get as many as ten duplicates of each item.

transitive verb

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    (copy)
    (letter/document) hacer copias de
    • Nearly from the beginning of his bodybuilding career, people have followed his path, hoping to duplicate some of his success.
    • Don't try to duplicate someone else's success.
    • However, by its very nature that quality cannot be duplicated though sometimes I was able to adapt it and make it my own.
    • If the trees were properly priced to reflect this value or if the logging company was responsible for duplicating all of the services that the trees previously provided, it simply would not be economically smart to cut them all down.
    • Simply, we're now able to copy an atom, duplicating everything about it except its position and velocity in a new atom somewhere else.
    • Copycat journalists amplified this dubious academic research by claiming that teenage murderers were duplicating their favourite violent scenes.
    • You can even maintain balance in positions impossible to duplicate with free weights.
    • The first question to answer is whether your business success can be easily duplicated by someone else.
    • It is impossible for us now to duplicate the Great Pyramid even if every country's resources and a trillion dollars were spent on the project.
    • Some of these make the most of the new medium, and would be impossible to duplicate in the print world.
    • Since he has never been able to duplicate that condition, that tells me he does not have a game plan for achieving it - that it was luck.
    • No sooner had the last drop of champagne been poured in Miami than other small-market teams began to wonder if they could duplicate the Marlins' success.
    • Thus the band is left with studio recordings that are almost impossible to duplicate onstage.
    • But the weather combined with the intensely chalky soil yields a sparkling wine that is impossible to duplicate in many New or Old World climates.
    • I have taken pictures in rain and snow and duplicated exact copies of this same type of picture in the past for experimentation purposes.
    • Oh yeah, you may scoff but soon you'll be copying my pink eye look and trying to duplicate my Gabriel's trumpet-like sneeze.
    • More likely, they thought they could duplicate the Spain success.
    • It takes about 20 minutes to cook on the griddle, arrives piping hot, and is covered in a tasty Japanese sauce I haven't been able to duplicate at home.
    • The key to franchise success is being able to duplicate what someone else has already successfully done.
    • With the ever increasing security gate access codes had become nearly impossible to duplicate, but with the warp drive they didn't even have to try.
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    (repeat)
    (work/efforts) (en forma innecesaria) repetir
    • If the requirement duplicates a condition already satisfied, it imposes a double burden on the provider of a service, and it therefore cannot be justified.
    • He said the exercise would not duplicate routine examinations already carried out by the District Auditor, Audit Commission and the Social Services Inspectorate.
    • Others said a united relief committee would duplicate machinery already in existence and might lead to confusion.
    • To the extent that civil unions will duplicate marriage, then extending that privilege is clearly unnecessary.
    • The center gets involved only if all significantly affected parties agree to its presence, and tries not to duplicate services already available.
    • While informative, there are many gaps when there is no information and a few times the text duplicates things already stated in the audio commentary.
    • Is it the duty of an already stretched institution to duplicate the role of common rooms, to cut back the funding to its essential political role, and seek to maintain an unwieldy sabbatical structure?
    • He denied it was duplicating work already being done by Hull Council, or repeating expensive studies done in the past.
    • Research that duplicates other work unnecessarily or which is not of sufficient quality to contribute something useful to existing knowledge is unethical
    • Some of the capacity indicators duplicate measurements already used elsewhere in the ESI.
    • The Fund's monies will be spent over a three-year period and will not duplicate existing services already provided by the Home Office.
    • First, we needed to ensure that all desired curricular outcomes were being addressed and that no outcomes were unnecessarily duplicated.
    • The bill would also force the earth to devote its full attention to absorbing carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases, rather than duplicating products already available from the private sector, he added.
    • Personally I couldn't care less about trying to duplicate effects that have already been achieved using the arcane language of electronics.
    • Alliances create better communities which tap into the strength of their multiple institutions and decrease unnecessarily duplicated resources.
    • We begin by doing a community profile to assess what the needs are in the area, because it's important not to duplicate services that already exist.
    • Now the president is saying, oh, well, we might give you tax relief if you will sign on to my prescription drug proposal, which duplicates coverage that's already provided.
    • But he believes the project will simply duplicate work that police already carry out and says the money would be better spent on the street than on figures.
    • In Norway the government has banned new medicine which duplicates medicine already in use, therefore drug companies have no incentive for using animal experiments to develop medicine which they cannot sell.
    • This duplicates a service already provided locally by councils and voluntary groups and is entirely unnecessary.