recursive

Adjective

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Adjective

**recursive**

- drawing upon itself, referring back.
*The***recursive**nature of stories which borrow from each other

- (
*mathematics, not comparable*) of an expression, each term of which is determined by applying a formula to preceding terms - (
*computing, not comparable*) of a program or function that call#1.4 Verb|calls itself - (
*computing theory, not comparable, of a function*) which can be computed by a theoretical model of a computer, in a finite amount of time - (
*computing theory, not comparable, of a set*) whose characteristic function is recursive (4)

- non-recursive

- French: récursif
- German: rekursiv
- Portuguese: recursivo
- Spanish: iteractivo, recurrente

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