Definition of recapitulant in English:

recapitulant

adjective

rare, literary
  • That recapitulates; characterized by recapitulation.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in William Faulkner (1897–1962), short-story writer and novelist. Apparently from recapitul- + -ant.

Pronunciation

recapitulant

/ˌriːkəˈpɪtʃʊlənt//ˌriːkəˈpɪtjʊlənt//ˌriːkəˈpɪtjʊl(ə)nt/