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.

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Origin of recalculate

First recorded in 1615–25; re- + calculate

OTHER WORDS FROM recalculate

re·cal·cu·la·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for recalculate

recalculate
/ (riːˈkælkjʊˌleɪt) /

verb (tr)

to calculate (a total, sum, etc) again
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