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EtymologyEdit

From reculer.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

recul m (plural reculs)

  1. retreat, climb-down
  2. drop; reduction, fall
  3. distance (in time or space)
  4. recoil, kick (of firearm)
  5. hindsight (understand afterwards)

Adverbial phraseEdit

avec le recul

  1. in hindsight (ability to understand)
  2. looking back (remember)

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