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  Definition of Recovery
  1. the act of regaining or saving something lost (or in danger of becoming lost)
  2. return to an original state; "the recovery of the forest after the fire was surprisingly rapid"
  3. gradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury
Similar Words: retrieval, convalescence, recuperation

 

Hyponyms: repossession, reclamation, rescue, deliverance, delivery, saving, ransom, recapture, retaking, lysis, rally

 

Derivational Morphology: recover, retrieve, find, regain, go back, recuperate, convalesce

 

 
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