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iteration (s) (noun), iterations (pl)
1. Doing or saying something again; a repeated performance; an instance or the act of doing something again.
2. In computer science, executing the same set of instructions a given number of times or until a specified result is obtained.
3. In computer science, a single execution of a set of instructions that are to be repeated.
4. In mathematics, a process of achieving a desired result by repeating a sequence of steps and successively getting closer to that result.