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[ noun ] happening again (especially at regular intervals)

Synonyms

return

Examples

"the return of spring"

Used in print

(Jaroslav Pelikan, The Shape of Death: life, death and...)

Not a circle , then , nor a straight_line , but a spiral represents the shape of death as Irenaeus sees it ; for a spiral has motion as_well_as recurrence .

Related terms

repeat atavism flashback recur

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