Meaning of “recurrent” in the English Dictionary

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"recurrent" in British English

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uk /rɪˈkʌr.ənt/ us /rɪˈkɝː.ənt/

happening again many times:

The patient has a two-month history of recurrent episodes of pancreatitis.
The 'what ifs' of history is a recurrent theme in her writing.

(Definition of “recurrent” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)