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The doctors expect Josie to make a full and speedy recovery.
his recovery from alcoholism
There were still no real signs of an economic recovery.
the recovery of stolen property
Their objective is the recovery of land lost in previous wars.
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a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
to use someone or something for your own purposes, often in a way that causes harm or difficulties
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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Definition of recovery from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.