Meaning of RECAPTOR in English

-ptə(r) noun

Etymology: re- + Latin capt us (past participle of capere to take, capture) + English -or — more at heave

1. : one that recaptures ; specifically : one that takes a prize at sea that had been previously taken

2. : one that recovers (something) by recaption

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