What does recurrence mean?

Definitions for recurrence

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. recurrence, return(noun)

    happening again (especially at regular intervals)

    "the return of spring"


  1. recurrence(Noun)

    Return or reversion to a certain state.

  2. recurrence(Noun)

    The instance of recurring; frequent occurrence.

    I shall insensibly go on from a rare to a frequent recurrence to the dangerous preparations. uE000198089uE001 I. Taylor.

  3. recurrence(Noun)

    A return of symptoms as part of the natural progress of a disease.

  4. recurrence(Noun)


  5. Origin: cognate with recurrentia, from recurrens.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Recurrence(noun)

    alt. of Recurrency

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Recurrence

    The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of recurrence in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of recurrence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Takeshi Onaga:

    We've heard 'strict enforcement of discipline' and 'thorough steps to stop recurrence' hundreds of times over the past several decades, but that nothing has changed.

  2. The Commission:

    The request is based on the grounds that the expiry of the measures would be likely to result in continuation of dumping and recurrence of injury to the (EU) industry.

  3. Ruth Patterson:

    I would say there is no harm in trying it in terms of seeing if Jeffrey Peppercorn sleep better and feel better in terms of metabolic health, but I do n’t think I ’d say it will help with Jeffrey Peppercorn breast cancer recurrence risk.

  4. Steven Narod:

    The chances diminish by half with radiation, and are almost eliminated with mastectomy. People want to avoid it. Quality of life seems to be improved if recurrence was removed, if you're going to have this treatment to reduce recurrence, I would say get the mastectomy. The better of those two treatments, mastectomy involves a tremendous amount of mental relief.

  5. Shauna Martin:

    On Martin's quest to prevent recurrence, she started a diet of only raw vegan foods and green juices. I would go to the farmers’ market and just buy everything that I could find and see, and I would juice half, make salads with the other half, and it was amazing how quickly I rebounded from the toxins from all the chemotherapy. My hair grew back quickly, my skin started to really glow— and then the energy, I’d never had that much energy in my entire life. After years of juicing at home, Martin left her corporate job and launched Daily Greens, a national cold-pressed green juice company. I realized what I'm most passionate about in life is trying to make other people healthy, and for me that really starts with a green juice every day, Martin said. Martin continued her mission to motivate others, and published her recipes and personal health plan in her book, Daily Greens, 4-Day Cleanse.

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