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Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
  1. Happening frequently.
    He has recurring asthma attacks.
  2. Of a decimal: having a set of digits that repeat indefinitely.
    Every rational number can be written as either a terminating decimal or a recurring decimal.

Recurring means occurring repeatedly and can refer to several different things:

  • Recursion, a computer programming subroutine/method/function that calls itself from within its body
  • Recurring dream, a dream that someone repeatedly experiences over an extended period
  • Recurring character, a character, usually on a television series, that appears from time to time and may grow into a larger role

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