occurring or appearing again.
verb (used without object), recurred, recurring.
to occur again, as an event, experience, etc.
to return to the mind:
The idea kept recurring.
to come up again for consideration, as a question.
to have recourse.
verb (intransitive) -curs, -curring, -curred
to happen again, esp at regular intervals
(of a thought, idea, etc) to come back to the mind
(of a problem, etc) to come up again
(maths) (of a digit or group of digits) to be repeated an infinite number of times at the end of a decimal fraction
recur re·cur (rĭ-kûr’)
v. re·curred, re·cur·ring, re·curs
To happen, come up, or show up again or repeatedly.
To return to one’s attention or memory.
noun 1. Mathematics. repeating decimal. recurring decimal noun 1. a rational number that contains a pattern of digits repeated indefinitely after the decimal point Also called circulating decimal, repeating decimal recurring decimal (rĭ-kûr’ĭng) See repeating decimal.
adjective 1. occurring or appearing again.
noun, Mathematics, Computers. 1. the process of defining a function or calculating a number by the repeated application of an algorithm. noun 1. the act or process of returning or running back 2. (logic, maths) the application of a function to its own values to generate an infinite sequence of values. The recursion formula or […]