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recapture

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the act or process of getting something back
  • the recapture of the territory may take longer than expected

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recapture

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of recapture (Entry 2 of 2)

to get again in one's possession
  • our team managed to recapture the ball after the fumble

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The first known use of recapture was in 1752

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“Recapture.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/recapture. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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