from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To create anew.
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- v. To create again.
- v. To create a likeness or copy of.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To create or form anew.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. form anew in the imagination; recollect and re-form in the mind
- v. make a replica of
- v. create anew
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These “intentional communities” were typically established in remote locations so as to re-create agrarian, preindustrial society.
With little access to American-made products, the stiliagi were forced to re-create them on their own.
I would re-create that book, as a pie, and take my own first step into tradition.
Many are looking for comfort in the ordinary, as the community struggles to re-create a semblance of normalcy.
If you were to try to re-create that gun today it would cost at least three times what Safari Outfitters wanted for it.
For example, Mike and I loved to re-create dance steps that we watched from the golden age of Hollywood—moves perfected by Gene Kelly and Cyd Charisse, Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers.
How did you re-create the full experience of those 18 days?
Lions coach and former Tennessee Titans defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz looks to re-create the disruptive line he coached from 2001 to 2008 starring Vanden Bosch and Albert Haynesworth.
If the research is being used simply to "re-create" history as an end in itself, then that sort of fiction is indeed what I identified in the post as "an effort to use the form for a purpose other than" a literary one.
With the help of his large "Settlement" vis-a-vis the accident, the narrator goes about trying to re-create this scene.