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English definition of “recite”

recite

verb [I/T]    /rɪˈsɑɪt/
to say a piece of writing aloud from memory : [I] He was nervous about reciting in front of the class . [T] The children recite the Pledge of Allegiance every morning . recitation    /ˌres·ɪˈteɪ·ʃən/ noun [C] fml a recitation of the "Gettysburg Address "
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