noun. a summary at the end that repeats the substance of a longer discussion.
noun. emergence during embryonic development of various characters or structures that appeared during the evolutionary history of the strain or species.
noun. (music) the repetition of themes introduced earlier (especially when one is composing the final part of a movement).
noun. (music) the section of a composition or movement (especially in sonata form) in which musical themes that were introduced earlier are repeated.
Example sentences of the word recapitulation
1. Noun, singular or mass
Fill out Schedule K in order to get the number you will insert on item number 14 of Part 5 – recapitulation.