Definition of iterate verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

iterate

 verb
verb
NAmE//ˈɪt̮əˌreɪt//
 
[intransitive](technology)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they iterate
 
he / she / it iterates
 
past simple iterated
 
-ing form iterating
 
 
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to repeat a mathematical or computing process, or set of instructions again and again, each time applying it to the result of the previous stage
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