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rehabilitate

verb

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1 to make better in behavior or character
  • an organization that rehabilitates criminals so they can reenter society

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2 to restore to a healthy condition
  • underwent physical therapy to help rehabilitate her broken elbow

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The first known use of rehabilitate was circa 1581

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“Rehabilitate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rehabilitate. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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