[ 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.


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Origin of recalculate

First recorded in 1615–25; re- + calculate

OTHER WORDS FROM recalculate

re·cal·cu·la·tion, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for re-calculate

/ (riːˈkælkjʊˌleɪt) /

verb (tr)

to calculate (a total, sum, etc) again
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