To recount is to tally or count something again, or to tell someone about events that occurred.(verb)
The definition of a recount is a retelling of events.(noun)
When you repeat a conversation you had earlier and tell a friend every detail, this is an example of a time when your friend gets a recount of the conversation.
See recount in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME recounten < Anglo-Fr reconter: see re- & count
See recount in American Heritage Dictionary 4
transitive verb re·count·ed, re·count·ing, re·counts
Origin: Middle English recounten
Origin: , from Old French reconter
Origin: : re-, re-
Origin: + conter, relate; see count1.
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