1. A getting back or regaining; recuperation.

2. Emergence from general anaesthesia.

3. In nuclear magnetic resonance, refers to relaxation.

Origin: M.E., fr. O.Fr. Recoverer, fr. L. Recupero, to recover, get back, fr. Re-, again, + capio, to take

(05 Mar 2000)

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