recompute

verb re·com·pute \ (ˌ)rē-kəm-ˈpyüt \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of recompute

recomputed; recomputing; recomputes
transitive + intransitive
: to compute again
  • … began auditing disbursement vouchers for pay of military personnel by recomputing the pay account.
  • —Walter Rundell, Jr.
  • If some statistical operation needs to be done on the data, it might take 10 or 20 seconds to recompute, maybe even a minute if the operations are very complex.
  • —Dominique J. Cheenne

First Known Use of recompute

1741

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