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 for iterative
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Iterative \It"er*a*tive\, a. [L. iterativus: cf. F.
     Repeating. --Cotgrave. -- It"er*a*tive*ly, adv.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: marked by iteration [syn: iterative, reiterative]
      n 1: the aspect of the verb that expresses the repetition of an
           action [syn: iterative, iterative aspect]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  19 Moby Thesaurus words for "iterative":
     battological, duplicative, echoic, echoing, imitative, parrotlike,
     recapitulative, redundant, reduplicative, reechoing, reiterant,
     reiterative, repeating, repetitional, repetitionary, repetitious,
     repetitive, tautological, tautologous

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