re-create

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v re-create form anew in the imagination; recollect and re-form in the mind "His mind re-creates the entire world"
    • v re-create create anew "Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale"
    • v re-create make a replica of "copy that drawing","re-create a picture by Rembrandt"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: For the movie "Mission To Mars", director Brian DePalma and crew needed to re-create the surface of the planet Mars. They chose the more than two million square feet of a 45-acre sand dune in Vancouver, Canada. To give the sand dune the color of the planet Mars, they covered it with over 15,000 gallons of red paint.
    • v. t Re-create To create or form anew. "On opening the campaign of 1776, instead of reënforcing, it was necessary to re-create , the army."
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Quotations

  • Stephen R. Covey
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    “If you're proactive, you don't have to wait for circumstances or other people to create perspective expanding experiences. You can consciously create your own.”
  • Orson Welles
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    “We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pref. re-, + create,

Usage

In literature:

There is his scene re-created under his eyes.
"The Worlds of If" by Stanley Grauman Weinbaum
The Creator offers Himself to re-create me!
"My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year" by John Henry Jowett
Only one of you made the effort to re-create Shylock's home.
"Judy of York Hill" by Ethel Hume Patterson Bennett
During that time Frances thought that she must have been re-created, so far was her old self left behind.
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1902 to 1903" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
If you can create anything, how's about re-creating Chandler?
"A World Called Crimson" by Darius John Granger
He would have to re-create a world of interests for himself out of new media.
"The Pools of Silence" by H. de Vere Stacpoole
Nor is it exaggerating to say that the movements named are re-creating farm life.
"Chapters in Rural Progress" by Kenyon L. Butterfield
Its processes are continued and its wealth is re-created by labor.
"The American Empire" by Scott Nearing
Under the shelter of Protection the rural industries of Great Britain may be revived, especially if the British peasantry be re-created.
"British Socialism" by J. Ellis Barker
The re-created atmosphere of old Vienna is at once convincing and amusing.
"The Lonely Way--Intermezzo--Countess Mizzie" by Arthur Schnitzler
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In poetry:

'Tis still, and darkness' mild control
Revives, renews the wearied soul;
Its mild, benignant influence
Strengthens again th' exhausted sense;
And when the morning twilight breaks,
A re-created man awakes.
"Summer: Tuesday Evening" by John Bowring
The Lord of love, the Lord of might,
The King of all created,
Shall back re-turn to claim his right, On clouds of glory seated:
With trumpet-sound, and Angel-song, And Alleluyas loud and long,
O'er death and hell defeated.
"The Lord Of Might From Sinai's Brow" by Reginald Heber

In news:

Whether you're looking for some wall-painting ideas or are trying to add a fresh life to furniture, you can save money and create a one-of-a-kind look with many of the ideas in this guidebook.
Lindsay Lohan sweeps onto the re-created set of "Cleopatra" looking lovely but not much like the actress she's portraying.
Although most of these homes are private and closed to the public, the beautifully restored Flavel house, at Eighth and Duane Streets, is now a museum that vividly re-creates upper-crust life in the Astoria of 1890.
If you like to keep your Excel workspace clean and efficient, you're probably mildly bothered that Excel always creates new workbooks with three sheets, when you probably only need one.
Organizers will be re-creating the first town meeting with no detail spared.
Elvis Presley's " Aloha from Hawaii" screening to re-create concert excitement.
They're ancient games creating some modern competition.
Re-created speakeasy part of installation.
In case they're right, we created our hardest workout ever to get you ripped by doomsday.
Both were outdone by a robot wearing Arnold 's digitally re-created face.
They used their new artificial intelligence engine to build an online game that re-creates the prom and all of its attendant social scheming.
Astrophotographer Roman Breisch snapped this photo of a fireball created by a re-entering Russian rocket stage over Germany on Dec 24.
Readers re-create their favorite photos.
The Bruce Springsteen cover band Tramps Like Us will re-create the legendary Dec, 31, 1980 show from the Nassau Coliseum at three upcoming performances.
RetailExchange tries to re-create the excess-inventory market on the Internet.
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In science:

In fact the flux of reflected photons is equal to the flux of incident photons (in the reflection process exactly one photon is created for each photon that is destroyed).
The physics of space and time II: A reassessment of Einstein's 1905 special relativity paper
This approach most likely creates some devices th a t a re not possible within a real manufacturing environment.
Specification Test Compaction for Analog Circuits and MEMS
Finally, creating an incoherent population mixing of |+1 i and |−1 i states leads to the re-polarization of the optically active excitons, due to the action of the exchange Hamiltonian.
Exciton Spin Dynamics in Semiconductor Quantum Wells
This re-use of spreadsheet information is achieved either by manual re-keying or by creating spreadsheet links or by direct extraction.
Enterprise Spreadsheet Management: A Necessary Good
The wave function has not collapsed but the part appropriate to the other possible trajectory “decoheres”-separates out-and can no longer influence the path of the particle. All of this can be run backwards in time to re-create history.
A Quantum Past
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