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1. The act or an instance of iterating; repetition.
2. A form, adaption, or version of something: the latest iteration of a popular app.
3. Mathematics A computational procedure in which a cycle of operations is repeated, often to approximate the desired result more closely.
a. The process of repeating a set of instructions a specified number of times or until a specific result is achieved.
b. One cycle of a set of instructions to be repeated: After ten iterations, the program exited the loop.
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1. repetitious or frequent
2. (Mathematics) maths logic another word for recursive. See recursive
3. (Grammar) grammar another word for frequentative
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it•er•a•tive(ˈɪt əˌreɪ tɪv, -ər ə tɪv)
1. repeating; making repetition; repetitious.
[1480–90; < Late Latin]
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Another word for frequentative.
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|Noun||1.||iterative - the aspect of the verb that expresses the repetition of an action|
aspect - the beginning or duration or completion or repetition of the action of a verb
|Adj.||1.||iterative - marked by iteration|
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A. ADJ → iterativo
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adj (Gram) → iterativ
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iterative[ˈɪtərətɪv] adj → iterativo/a
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