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Synonyms for recapitulation
ˌri kəˌpɪtʃ əˈleɪ ʃənre·ca·pit·u·la·tion

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  1. recapitulationnoun


Princeton's WordNet

  1. palingenesis, recapitulationnoun

    emergence during embryonic development of various characters or structures that appeared during the evolutionary history of the strain or species

    recap, palingenesis, review

  2. recapitulationnoun

    (music) the section of a composition or movement (especially in sonata form) in which musical themes that were introduced earlier are repeated

    recap, palingenesis, review

  3. recapitulation, recap, reviewnoun

    a summary at the end that repeats the substance of a longer discussion

    palingenesis, brushup, critical review, revaluation, reassessment, critique, retread, limited review, reexamination, inspection, review article, recap, revue, reappraisal, review, followup, follow-up

  4. recapitulationnoun

    (music) the repetition of themes introduced earlier (especially when one is composing the final part of a movement)

    recap, palingenesis, review

Editors Contribution

  1. reprise

    an annual deduction, duty, or payment out of a manor or estate, as an annuity or the like.

    they reprised the elaborate dance number in the third act.

    Submitted by rinat on June 5, 2017  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. recapitulationnoun

    summary, summing up

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. recapitulationnoun

    summary, résumé

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "recapitulation":

    wrap-up, recap, summary, summing-up

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