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recapitulate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishrecapitulatere‧ca‧pit‧u‧late /ˌriːkəˈpɪtʃəleɪt/ verb [intransitive, transitive] 🔊 🔊 formalREPEAT to repeat the main points of something that has just been said syn recaprecapitulation /ˌriːkəpɪtʃəˈleɪʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
recapitulateThis Republican coup recapitulated a pattern that had been in operation since the beginning of the 1990s.To recapitulate, all development rights and values were vested in the state.To understand why this is so let us recapitulate for a moment.And just to sketch in the background, could you recapitulate for us?Now, Darwin at this time is explicitly taking each organism's ontogeny to recapitulate its phylogeny.It serves no earthly use to recapitulate the damage that they do, and which we know they do.The growth of the human embryo recapitulated the history of animal life as revealed by the fossil record.It would be tedious to recapitulate the substance of Addison's tributes.
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Verb table
recapitulate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyrecapitulate
he, she, itrecapitulates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyrecapitulated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave recapitulated
he, she, ithas recapitulated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad recapitulated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill recapitulate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have recapitulated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam recapitulating
he, she, itis recapitulating
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you, we, theyare recapitulating
Past
I, he, she, itwas recapitulating
you, we, theywere recapitulating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been recapitulating
he, she, ithas been recapitulating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been recapitulating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be recapitulating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been recapitulating
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