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Rep vs. Repetition

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Repnoun

(informal) reputation

‘Try not to make it easy for the tabloids to ruin your rep.’;

Repetitionnoun

The act or an instance of repeating or being repeated.

Repnoun

(informal) representative

‘When I requested tickets for Nassau, my rep just put me on hold.’; ‘John Doe is a participant in the House of Reps.’;

Repetitionnoun

(weightlifting): The act of performing a single, controlled exercise motion. A group of repetitions is a set.

Repnoun

(theater) repertory

‘She did her time in reps before she made the grade in West End theatre.’;

Repetitionverb

To petition again.

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Repnoun

(textiles) A fabric made of silk or wool, or of silk and wool, and having a transversely corded or ribbed surface.

Repetitionnoun

The act of repeating; a doing or saying again; iteration.

‘I need not be barren of accusations; he hath faults, with surplus to tire in repetition.’;

Repverb

To represent; to act as a representative for.

Repetitionnoun

Recital from memory; rehearsal.

Repverb

(knitting) repeat

Repetitionnoun

The act of repeating, singing, or playing, the same piece or part a second time; reiteration of a note.

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Repnoun

A fabric made of silk or wool, or of silk and wool, and having a transversely corded or ribbed surface.

Repetitionnoun

Reiteration, or repeating the same word, or the same sense in different words, for the purpose of making a deeper impression on the audience.

Repadjective

Formed with a surface closely corded, or ribbed transversely; - applied to textile fabrics of silk or wool; as, rep silk.

Repetitionnoun

The measurement of an angle by successive observations with a repeating instrument.

Repnoun

informal abbreviation of `representative'

Repetitionnoun

an event that repeats;

‘the events today were a repeat of yesterday's’;

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Repnoun

a fabric with prominent rounded crosswise ribs

Repetitionnoun

the act of doing or performing again

Repetitionnoun

the repeated use of the same word or word pattern as a rhetorical device

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