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recuperate

verb [T]
 
 
/rɪˈkuːpəreɪt/ FINANCE
to get back money that you have spent or invested: I don't think we will be able to recuperate all our outlay.
Translations of “recuperate”
in Arabic يَتعافى…
in Korean 회복하다, 건강을 되찾다…
in Malaysian pulih…
in French se rétablir…
in Turkish iyileşmek, sağlığına yeniden kavuşmak…
in Italian ristabilirsi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 恢復, 復原, 康復…
in Russian выздоравливать…
in Polish wracać do zdrowia…
in Vietnamese phục hồi…
in Spanish recuperarse, restablecerse…
in Portuguese recuperar-se…
in Thai ฟื้นไข้…
in German sich erholen…
in Catalan recuperar-se…
in Japanese 回復する, 健康を取り戻す…
in Indonesian pulih…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恢复, 复原, 康复…
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