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Definition of recovery:

  1. Act of regaining the natural position after curtseying.
  2. Act of regaining the position of guard after making an attack.
  3. In rowing, the act of regaining the proper position for making a new stroke.
  4. Restoration from sickness, weakness, faintness, or the like; restoration from a condition of mistortune, of fright, etc.
  5. The act of recovering, regaining, or retaking possession.
  6. The getting, or gaining, of something not previously had.
  7. The obtaining in a suit at law of a right to something by a verdict and judgment of court.

Synonyms:

get, healing, readjustment, recapture, revivification, compensation, renewal, reconstruction, rehabilitation, health, resurrection, reparation, rebirth, recreation, repossession, comeback, reformation, rally, win, redemption, regeneration, reclamation, improving, recoup, restoration, replacement, betterment, rescue, resurgence, improvement, resuscitation, reimbursement, remuneration, recall, indemnification, rejuvenation, renascence, renaissance, convalescence, cure, recuperation, resumption, revival, approach, retrieval, return.

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