Re`call´   Pronunciation: rė`kạl´
v. t.1.To call back; to summon to return; as, to recall troops; to recall an ambassador.
2.To revoke; to annul by a subsequent act; to take back; to withdraw; as, to recall words, or a decree.
3.To call back to mind; to revive in memory; to recollect; to remember; as, to recall bygone days.
n.1.A calling back; a revocation.
'T is done, and since 't is done, 't is past recall.
- Dryden.
2.(Mil.) A call on the trumpet, bugle, or drum, by which soldiers are recalled from duty, labor, etc.
3.(Political Science) The right or procedure by which a public official, commonly a legislative or executive official, may be removed from office, before the end of his term of office, by a vote of the people to be taken on the filing of a petition signed by a required number or percentage of qualified voters.
Noun1.recall - a request by the manufacturer of a defective product to return the product (as for replacement or repair)
Synonyms: callback
2.recall - a call to return; "the recall of our ambassador"
3.recall - a bugle call that signals troops to return
4.recall - the process of remembering (especially the process of recovering information by mental effort); "he has total recall of the episode"
5.recall - the act of removing an official by petition
Verb1.recall - recall knowledge from memory; have a recollection; "I can't remember saying any such thing"; "I can't think what her last name was"; "can you remember her phone number?"; "Do you remember that he once loved you?"; "call up memories"
2.recall - go back to something earlier; "This harks back to a previous remark of his"
3.recall - call to mind; "His words echoed John F. Kennedy"
Synonyms: echo
4.recall - summon to return; "The ambassador was recalled to his country"; "The company called back many of the workers it had laid off during the recession"
Synonyms: call back
5.recall - cause one's (or someone else's) thoughts or attention to return from a reverie or digression; "She was recalled by a loud laugh"
6.recall - make unavailable; bar from sale or distribution; "The company recalled the product when it was found to be faulty"
issue, supply - circulate or distribute or equip with; "issue a new uniform to the children"; "supply blankets for the beds"
7.recall - cause to be returned; "recall the defective auto tires"; "The manufacturer tried to call back the spoilt yoghurt"

TO RECALL, international law. To deprive a minister of his functions; to supersede him.

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Recall a judgment
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