count; computation; calculation.
the settlement of accounts, as between two companies.
a statement of an amount due; bill.
an accounting, as for things received or done.
an appraisal or judgment.
Navigation. dead reckoning.
day of reckoning.
the act of counting or calculating
settlement of an account or bill
a bill or account
retribution for one’s actions (esp in the phrase day of reckoning)
(nautical) short for dead reckoning
[rek-uh-lek-shuh n] /ˌrɛk əˈlɛk ʃən/ noun 1. the act or power of recollecting, or recalling to mind; remembrance. 2. something that is recollected: recollections of one’s childhood. recollection /ˌrɛkəˈlɛkʃən/ noun 1. the act of recalling something from memory; the ability to remember 2. something remembered; a memory
[ree-kuh n-struhk-shuh n] /ˌri kənˈstrʌk ʃən/ noun 1. an act of reconstructing. 2. (initial capital letter) U.S. History. the process by which the states that had seceded were reorganized as part of the Union after the Civil War. the period during which this took place, 1865–77. Reconstruction /ˌriːkənˈstrʌkʃən/ noun 1. (US, history) the period after […]
[self-ri-kawr-ding, self-] /ˈsɛlf rɪˈkɔr dɪŋ, ˌsɛlf-/ adjective 1. recording automatically, as an instrument.
[ri-krim-uh-ney-shuh n] /rɪˌkrɪm əˈneɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of recriminating, or countercharging: Hope gave way to recrimination with both sides claiming the moral high ground. 2. a countercharge: The poll suggests that the public is frustrated by the bickering and recriminations. recrimination /rɪˌkrɪmɪˈneɪʃən/ noun 1. the act or an instance of recriminating 2. (law) […]