HyperDic: recapitulation

English > 4 senses of the word recapitulation:
NOUNprocessrecapitulation, palingenesisemergence during embryonic development of various characters or structures that appeared during the evolutionary history of the strain or species
communicationrecapitulation(music) the section of a composition or movement (especially in sonata form) in which musical themes that were introduced earlier are repeated
communicationrecapitulation, recap, reviewa summary at the end that repeats the substance of a longer discussion
actrecapitulation(music) the repetition of themes introduced earlier (especially when one is composing the final part of a movement)
English > recapitulation: 4 senses > noun 1, process
Meaningemergence during embryonic development of various characters or structures that appeared during the evolutionary history of the strain or species.
Synonympalingenesis
Broadergrowth, growing, maturation, development, ontogeny, ontogenesis(biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically
Oppositecenogenesis, kenogenesis, caenogenesis, cainogenesis, kainogenesisintroduction during embryonic development of characters or structure not present in the earlier evolutionary history of the strain or species (such as the addition of the placenta in mammalian evolution)
Spanishpalingenesia
Catalanpalingenesia
Verbsrecapitulaterepeat stages / stages of evolutionary development during the embryonic phase of life
English > recapitulation: 4 senses > noun 2, communication
Meaning(music) the section of a composition or movement (especially in sonata form) in which musical themes that were introduced earlier are repeated.
CategorymusicAn artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
Broadersection, subdivisionA self-contained part of a larger / larger composition / composition (written or musical)
Catalanrecapitulació
Verbsrecapitulaterepeat an earlier theme of a composition
English > recapitulation: 4 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningA summary at the end that repeats the substance of a longer discussion.
Synonymsrecap, review
NarrowerepanodosRecapitulation of the main ideas of a speech (especially in reverse order)
BroadercapitulationA summary that enumerates the main parts of a topic / topic
Spanishrecapitulación
Catalanrecapitulació, revisió
Verbsrecapitulatesummarize briefly
English > recapitulation: 4 senses > noun 4, act
Meaning(music) the repetition of themes introduced earlier (especially when one is composing the final part of a movement).
CategorymusicAn artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
Broadercomposing, compositionmusical creation / creation

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