[ 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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OTHER WORDS FROM recalculatere·cal·cu·la·tion, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for recalculate
So the accountants had to go back, recalculate, and choose not to take nearly two million dollars in allowable deductions.Romney Cut Deductions on 2011 Taxes to Maintain Campaign Pledge|Daniel Gross|September 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Then, too, we must recalculate our visirays so that we can operate at greater range and efficiency.Spacehounds of IPC|Edward Elmer Smith
British Dictionary definitions for recalculate
/ (riːˈkælkjʊˌleɪt) /
to calculate (a total, sum, etc) again
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