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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 rec·ol·lect /ˌrɛkəˈlɛkt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rec·ol·lect v. t. [imp. & p. p. Recollected; p. pr. & vb. n. Recollecting.]
 1. To recover or recall the knowledge of; to bring back to the mind or memory; to remember.
 2. Reflexively, to compose one's self; to recover self-command; as, to recollect one's self after a burst of anger; -- sometimes, formerly, in the perfect participle.
 The Tyrian queen . . .
 Admired his fortunes, more admired the man;
 Then recollected stood.   --Dryden.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rec·ol·lect n.  Eccl. A friar of the Strict Observance, -- an order of Franciscans. [Written also Recollet.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v : 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"
          [syn: remember, retrieve, recall, call back, call
          up, think] [ant: forget]