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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Returning to health after illness or debility.

Usage examples (34)
  • Verb (used without object) : to recover from an illness. ,The city soon recovered from the effects of the earthquake. ,The Giants recovered in the end zone...
  • These investments have helped Massachusetts lead the nation in recovering from the recession.
  • Now, with two-time All-Star Russell Martin recovering from a pulled groin muscle, Ellis is in line to be the catcher to start the season.
  • "I have seen a few of what I call recovering secularists," he says. for more
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