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Princeton's WordNet

  1. propagation, extension(noun)

    the spreading of something (a belief or practice) into new regions

    Synonyms:
    extension, multiplication, denotation, annex, lengthiness, reference, filename extension, extension phone, propagation, file name extension, wing, generation, annexe, prolongation, university extension, telephone extension, extension service, elongation

  2. generation, multiplication, propagation(noun)

    the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production

    Synonyms:
    genesis, multiplication, times, contemporaries, extension, propagation, generation, coevals

  3. propagation(noun)

    the movement of a wave through a medium

    Synonyms:
    generation, extension, multiplication

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. propagation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    multiplication, increase, continuance

  2. propagation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dissemination, diffusion, extension, enlargement

  3. propagation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    generation, procreation, breeding

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List of paraphrases:

spread, multiplication, propagating, spreading, propagate, dissemination, spillover, lrtp

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