What is the opposite of reproduce?

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Opposite of to make a duplicate or exact copy of
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Opposite of to beget or conceive (offspring)
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Opposite of to remember or bring back to mind
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Opposite of to produce a forged copy of
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Opposite of to reproduce something for one's own benefit, typically without the owner's consent
“We require you to produce a masterpiece for our cathedral.”
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Opposite of to give birth to
“Dinosaurs would perish as a result of asteroids, or so the theory goes.”
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Opposite of to make or be an exact copy of
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Opposite of to represent by a drawing, painting, or other art forms
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Opposite of to repeat what was previously said or expressed
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Opposite of copy the actions of
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Opposite of to repeat something that has already been said
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Opposite of to take as a model for emulation
“B.B. King's bluesy guitar style would heavily contrast with Steve Vai's rock and metal technique.”
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Opposite of to make a false show or pretense of
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Opposite of to be the father of through procreation
“My father will disown me upon hearing the news that I surrendered.”
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Opposite of to mention as an example or reference
“Neighbors often direct the nurse to the home of a sick person with the request that she withhold the source of her information.”
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Opposite of to succeed in evoking or representing
“The book does so much to misrepresent the extent of hardship suffered by the common people during that period.”
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Opposite of to provoke or bring about
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To precisely state or describe the nature, scope, or meaning of
“The Old Masters owed their designation not only to superlative technique but also to their ability to represent the right subject.”
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(of light or an image) Opposite of to bend back or mirror
“The choroid must present a coating black enough to absorb the rays that pass through it.”
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Opposite of to bring into being through procreation
“The crab spider is much larger than the male, and she will kill him after mating unless he is quick and clever.”
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Opposite of duplicate
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