## Recursively ...

reácurásion P Pronunciation Key (r-kûrzhn)

n. Mathematics

- An expression, such as a polynomial, each term of which is determined by application of a formula to preceding terms.
- A formula that generates the successive terms of a recursion.

[Late Latin recursi, recursin-, a running back, from Latin recursus, past participle of recurrere, to run back. See recur.]

reácursive adj.

recursive

adj : of or relating to a recursion