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recapitulate

Pronunciation: /ˌriːkəˈpɪtʃəleɪt; ˌriːkəˈpɪtjʊleɪt/

Translation of recapitulate in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 (summarize) [formal] [argument/points] recapitular, resumir
    Example sentences
    • The conclusion recapitulates and summarizes the main findings of the work.
    • They are not sincere, he says, and he does not even bother to recapitulate their arguments or try to refute them.
    • Let us begin by briefly recapitulating the novel's plot.
    1.2 [Music/Música] [theme/passage] repetir*

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

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