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noun [uncountable] formal recourse pronunciation in British English /rɪˈkɔː(r)s/
  1. the use of something so that you can get what you want or need in a difficult situation
    We hope a settlement can be reached without recourse to legal action.
    The system allows doctors to have recourse to specialist opinion.

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