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VERB (3)

1. create anew;
- Example: "Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale"

2. make a replica of;
- Example: "copy that drawing"
- Example: "re-create a picture by Rembrandt"
[syn: copy, re-create]

3. form anew in the imagination; recollect and re-form in the mind;
- Example: "His mind re-creates the entire world"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Re-create \Re`-cre*ate"\ (r?`kr?*?t"), v. t. [Pref. re- + create.] To create or form anew. [1913 Webster] On opening the campaign of 1776, instead of reenforcing, it was necessary to re-create, the army. --Marshall. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Recreate \Rec"re*ate\ (rk"r*t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Recreated (-`td); p. pr. & vb. n. Recreating.] [L. recreatus, p. p. of recreate to create anew, to refresh; pref. re- re- + creare to create. See Create.] To give fresh life to; to reanimate; to revive; especially, to refresh after wearying toil or anxiety; to relieve; to cheer; to divert; to amuse; to gratify. [1913 Webster] Painters, when they work on white grounds, place before them colors mixed with blue and green, to recreate their eyes, white wearying . . . the sight more than any. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] St. John, who recreated himself with sporting with a tame partridge. --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] These ripe fruits recreate the nostrils with their aromatic scent. --Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Recreate \Rec"re*ate\, v. i. To take recreation. --L. Addison. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

re-create v 1: create anew; "Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale" 2: make a replica of; "copy that drawing"; "re-create a picture by Rembrandt" [syn: copy, re-create] 3: form anew in the imagination; recollect and re-form in the mind; "His mind re-creates the entire world"