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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.