recalculate

[ ree-kal-kyuh-leyt ]
/ riˈkæl kyəˌleɪt /

verb (used with object), re·cal·cu·lat·ed, re·cal·cu·lat·ing.

to calculate again, especially for the purpose of finding an error or confirming a previous computation.

Nearby words

  1. rec. sec.,
  2. recalcification,
  3. recalcitrance,
  4. recalcitrant,
  5. recalcitrate,
  6. recalesce,
  7. recalescence,
  8. recalibrate,
  9. recall,
  10. recamier

Origin of recalculate

First recorded in 1615–25; re- + calculate

Related formsre·cal·cu·la·tion, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for re-calculate

recalculate

/ (riːˈkælkjʊˌleɪt) /

verb (tr)

to calculate (a total, sum, etc) again
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