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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of regaining or saving something lost (or in danger of becoming lost); Return to an original state; Gradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury.

Usage examples (36)
  • Much recent research shows that working with creative, meaningful activity such as art can help with recovery from mental illness.
  • The recovery of the forest after the fire was surprisingly rapid
  • The first step in recovery is to admit your addiction ...
  • I think we are starting to get to a point and I - I use the term recovery, of the real estate markets. for more
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