Meaning of RECOVERY in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ri-ˈkə-və-rē, -ˈkəv-rē ]


( plural -er·ies )

Date: 15th century

1. : the act, process, or an instance of recovering ; especially : an economic upturn (as after a depression)

2. : the process of combating a disorder (as alcoholism) or a real or perceived problem

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