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re·cu·per·ate

 (rĭ-ko͞o′pə-rāt′, -kyo͞o′-)
v. re·cu·per·at·ed, re·cu·per·at·ing, re·cu·per·ates
v.intr.
1. To return to health or strength; recover.
2. To recover from financial loss.
v.tr.
To recover (a financial loss).

[Latin recuperāre, recuperāt- : re-, re- + capere, to take; see kap- in Indo-European roots.]

re·cu′per·a′tion n.
re·cu′per·a′tive (-pə-rā′tĭv, -pər-ə-tĭv), re·cu′per·a·to′ry (-pər-ə-tôr′ē) adj.

recuperation

Not to be used. See recovery and reconstitution.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.recuperation - gradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury
healing - the natural process by which the body repairs itself
lysis - recuperation in which the symptoms of an acute disease gradually subside
rally - a marked recovery of strength or spirits during an illness

recuperation

noun
A return to normal health:
Translations
إسْتِرْداد الصِّحَّه
zotavení
helbredelse
ErholungRekuperation
meggyógyulásvisszaszerzés
afturbati

recuperation

[rɪˌkuːpəˈreɪʃən] N (Med) → recuperación f, restablecimiento m; [of losses] → recuperación f

recuperation

[rɪˌkuːpəˈreɪʃən] n (= recovery) → rétablissement m
powers of recuperation → pouvoir m de récupération

recuperation

nErholung f; (from illness also) → Genesung f (geh); (of losses)Wiedergutmachung f; after recuperation, I decided …nachdem ich mich erholt hatte, entschied ich …; powers of recuperationHeilkräfte pl

recuperation

[rɪˌkuːpəˈreɪʃn] n (after illness) → convalescenza; (of losses) → ricupero

recuperate

(rəˈkjuːpəreit) verb
to recover, eg after an illness.
reˌcupeˈration noun

re·cu·per·a·tion

n. recuperación, restablecimiento.

recuperation

n recuperación f
References in classic literature ?
Too it was important that he should have time for physical recuperation.
Since three hours were consumed by making camp at night and cooking beans, by getting breakfast in the morning and breaking camp, and by thawing beans at the midday halt, nine hours were left for sleep and recuperation, and neither men nor dogs wasted many minutes of those nine hours.
He sought to tread water, in order to rest himself; but the sea was too violent, and he felt that he could not make use of this means of recuperation.