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  Definition of recapture
  1. the act of taking something back
  2. a legal seizure by the government of profits beyond a fixed amount
  3. capture again; "recapture the escaped prisoner"
  4. take up anew; "The author recaptures an old idea here"
  5. experience anew; "She could not recapture that feeling of happiness"
  6. take back by force, as after a battle; "The military forces managed to recapture the fort"
Similar Words: retaking, retake

 

Hyponyms: reconquer

 

Derivational Morphology: retake, retaking

 

 
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