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.

Origin of recalculate

First recorded in 1615–25; re- + calculate
Related formsre·cal·cu·la·tion, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • 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


verb (tr)

to calculate (a total, sum, etc) again
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