In English literature this note of "recessional" was sounded long before Kipling.
Kames are commonly associated with terminal and recessional moraines.
recessional surprises one like a noble recantation of nearly all the other verse Mr. Kipling has written.
"recessional" is indeed a majestic and noble poem—a prayer in verse.
There is not so much processional as recessional about marriage at present.
The recessional is one of the most popular poems of this century.
Both literatures have the sanctuary hymn, and the processional and the recessional hymn.
The recessional is played, and the procession goes out in reversed order.
He rose to his climax with his "recessional," while I was still an undergraduate.
I sat through the sermon, and the offertory, and the recessional.