• Pronunciation of recovery: R IH0 K AH1 V R IY0 (rɪ'kəvəri)

  • Number of syllables of recovery: 3

  • Pronunciation Video of recovery

  • Definition of recovery

    • (n): the act of regaining or saving something lost (or in danger of becoming lost)  
    • (n): return to an original state; "the recovery of the forest after the fire was surprisingly rapid"  
    • (n): gradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury  
  • Examples of recovery

    • It leads to the recovery of the tissue.  
    • The report recommended recovery of the money.  
    • The recovery team reached the capsule in minutes.  
    • Among preschoolers, the prognosis for recovery is good.  
    • After the recovery, the deer returned to the wild.  
    • Retrograde amnesia and somnolence frequently result following recovery.  
    • The younger the child, the better the recovery.  
    • Thermoelectric Module is the newest technology in energy recovery.  
    • Smoking can impair healing and delay recovery.  
    • The nose drooped gently and recovery was easy.  

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