AskDefine | Define recurrence

Dictionary Definition

recurrence n : happening again (especially at regular intervals); "the return of spring" [syn: return]

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Etymology

Ultimately recurrere.

Noun

  1. A return of symptoms as part of the natural progress of a disease.
  2. The instance of recurring; frequent occurrence.
  3. Recourse.
  4. Return or reversion to a certain state.

Translations

a return of symptoms as part of the natural progress of a disease
the instance of recurring; frequent occurrence
recourse
return or reversion to a certain state

Extensive Definition

Recurrence and recurrent may refer to:
recurrence in German: Rekurrenz
recurrence in French: Récurrence

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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