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recursion
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modified PROCESS sign to show that the process is repeated in a cyclical manner.

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information is PUT-IN+BECOME+TAKE-OUT (repeat)

Definition
Given some starting information and a rule for how to process it, you get new information. The rule is then repeated using the new information to get the next information.
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Adding one more candle to this year's birthday cake than last years cake is an example of recursion.
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