recon

[ ri-kon ]
/ rɪˈkɒn /
Informal.
See synonyms for: recon / reconned / reconning on Thesaurus.com

noun

verb (used with or without object), re·conned, re·con·ning.

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Origin of recon

An Americanism dating back to 1915–20; by shortening
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Medical definitions for recon

recon
[ rēkŏn′ ]

n.

The smallest genetic unit capable of recombination.
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