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verb recuperate pronunciation in American English /rɪˈkupəˌreɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyrecuperate
he/she/itrecuperates
present participlerecuperating
past tenserecuperated
past participlerecuperated
  1. 1
    [intransitive] to get better after being sick or injured
  2. 2
    [transitive] formal to get something again, especially money

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 recuperate pronunciation in American English /rɪˌkupəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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