Meaning of recapitulate
Pronunciation: (rē"ku-pich'u-lāt"), [key]
— v., -lated, -lat•ing.
- to review by a brief summary, as at the end of a speech or discussion; summarize.
- (of an organism) to repeat (ancestral evolutionary stages) in its development.
- to restate (the exposition) in a sonata-form movement.
- to sum up statements or matters.
- recapitulate (Thesaurus)