What does the word repetition mean?

Usage examples for repetition

  1. Peterkin's remark was followed by a repetition of the cry, louder than before. – The Coral Island by R.M. Ballantyne
  2. He spoke her name as if the very repetition of it told the sum of his content. – East of the Shadows by Mrs. Hubert Barclay
  3. This constant repetition is one of the main conditions of success in art, as in life itself. – Self Help by Samuel Smiles