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English definition of “recapture”

recapture

verb [T]     /ˌriːˈkæp.tʃər/ US  /-tʃɚ/
to take something into your possession again, especially by force : The army recaptured the town from the rebels .Capturing or taking possession of thingsGetting, receiving and accepting If something recaptures a previous emotion or style , it makes you experience that emotion again or it repeats that style : The film successfully recaptures the joyful style of the 1940s Hollywood musical .Remembering, reminding and reminders
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