how to pronounce recapitulation


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The above transcription of recapitulation is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

recapitulation is pronounced in six syllables

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meanings of recapitulation


  1. The symmetry provided by Christ's life to the teachings of the Old Testament; the summation of human experience in Jesus Christ.
  2. A subsequent brief recitement or enumeration of the major points in a narrative, article, or book.
  3. The third major section of a musical movement written in sonata form, representing thematic material that originally appeared in the exposition section.
  4. The reenactment of the embryonic development in evolution of the species.

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