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British English: /rɪˈkʌv(ə)ri/
American English: /rəˈkəv(ə)ri/

Translation of recovery in German:


  • 1 (restoration)
    Erholung Fem.
    be on the road to recovery
    auf dem Wege der Besserung sein
    make a quick/good recovery
    sich schnell/gut erholen
    he is past recovery
    für ihn gibt es keine Hoffnung mehr
  • 2 (regaining of something lost)
    Wiederfinden Neutr.
    Fund Mask.
  • 3 (Law) (of debts) recovery of damages
    Erfüllung des Anspruchs auf Schadenersatz
  • 4 (in swimming and rowing)
    Rückkehr in die Grundstellung
  • 5 (extraction, reclamation)
    Rückgewinnung Fem.

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