re-collection

[ree-kuh-lek-shuh n]

noun

the act of re-collecting or the state of being re-collected.

Origin of re-collection

First recorded in 1590–1600; re- + collection
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Examples from the Web for re-collection

Historical Examples of re-collection

  • The rest I have overhauled, and included in this re-collection.

  • Recollection (which is really a re-collection of percepts) must precede Representation in the shape of mental images or pictures.

    Thought-Culture

    William Walker Atkinson