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rehabnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈriː.hæb/ informal
the ​process of ​helping someone to ​stop taking ​drugs or ​alcohol: She's just ​finished four ​months of rehab. a rehab clinic After his ​arrest in 2011, he ​checked himself into rehab to get over his ​heroinaddiction.
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