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iterate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Computers
iterateit‧e‧rate /ˈɪtəreɪt/ verb [transitive]  1 if a computer iterates, it goes through a set of instructions before going through them for a second time2 formal to say or do something again syn repeatiteration /ˌɪtəˈreɪʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable]iterative /ˈɪtərətɪv/ adjective [only before noun] iterative processes
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iterateThere was no evidence for an additional transmissible multifactorial component since H always went to zero when iterating all parameters.On the other hand, feedback networks must iterate over many cycles until the system stabilizes.The process is iterated until a convincing agreement is reached on assumptions, estimates and plans for future action.
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Verb table
iterate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyiterate
he, she, ititerates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyiterated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave iterated
he, she, ithas iterated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad iterated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill iterate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have iterated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam iterating
he, she, itis iterating
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you, we, theyare iterating
Past
I, he, she, itwas iterating
you, we, theywere iterating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been iterating
he, she, ithas been iterating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been iterating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be iterating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been iterating
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