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English definition of “recourse”

recourse

noun [U]     /rɪˈkɔːs/ formal
someone or something that can help you in a difficult situation : For many cancer patients , surgery is the only recourse. They solved their problem without recourse to (= without using) violence .Helping and co-operating
(Definition of recourse noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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