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recovery

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1 the act or process of getting something back
  • the recovery of the sunken boat took over a week

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2 the process or period of gradually regaining one's health and strength
  • his recovery from the flu was remarkably quick

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“Recovery.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/recovery. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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