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English definition of “recourse”


noun [U] uk   /rɪˈkɔːs/ us    /ˈriː.kɔːrs/ formal
using something or someone as a way of getting help, especially in a difficult or dangerous situation: It is hoped that the dispute will be settled without recourse to litigation.Helping and co-operating
(Definition of recourse from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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