Recock vs Reclock - What's the difference?

recock | reclock |


As verbs the difference between recock and reclock

is that recock is to cock (a firearm) again while reclock is (computing) to modify the clock speed of.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

recock

English

Verb

(en verb)
  • To cock (a firearm) again.
  • *{{quote-news, year=2007, date=December 17, author=Theo Emery, title=Killed in a Duel, Then Lost in the Earth, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=He recocked , fired again, and hit his adversary's abdomen. Mr. Dickinson bled to death over many hours, in terrible agony, according to accounts. }}

    reclock

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • (computing) To modify the clock speed of.
  • * 1999 , PC Mag (volume 18, number 6, 23 March 1999, page 87)
  • And what's the big deal if people reclock their chips? “It gives us a bad reputation when a reclocked system fails!” says Intel.

    Hyponyms

    * downclock * upclock