Recuperative

  • 1 Recuperative — Re*cu per*a*tive ( ?*t?v), Recuperatory Re*cu per*a*to*ry ( ?*t?*r?), a. [L. recuperativus, recuperatorius.] Of or pertaining to recuperation; tending to recovery. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 recuperative — index medicinal, remedial, salubrious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 recuperative — re·cu·per·a·tive k(y)ü pə .rāt iv adj 1) of or relating to recuperation <recuperative powers> 2) aiding in recuperation: RESTORATIVE <strongly recuperative remedies> …

    Medical dictionary

  • 4 recuperative — re|cu|pe|ra|tive [rıˈkju:pərətıv, ˈku: US pəreıtıv] adj [only before noun] recuperative powers, abilities etc help someone or something get better again, especially after an illness ▪ a recuperative vacation …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 5 recuperative — [[t]rɪku͟ːpərətɪv[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Something that is recuperative helps you to recover your health and strength after an illness or injury. Human beings have great recuperative powers …

    English dictionary

  • 6 recuperative — adjective promoting recuperation recuperative powers strongly recuperative remedies restorative effects of exercise • Syn: ↑restorative • Similar to: ↑healthful • Derivati …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 7 recuperative — adjective Date: 1650 1. of or relating to recuperation < recuperative powers > 2. aiding in recuperation ; restorative …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 8 recuperative — recuperativeness, n. /ri kooh peuhr euh tiv, peuh ray tiv, kyooh /, adj. 1. that recuperates. 2. having the power of recuperating. 3. pertaining to recuperation: recuperative powers. Also, recuperatory /ri kooh peuhr euh tawr ee, tohr ee, kyooh / …

    Universalium

  • 9 recuperative — adjective In the way of recuperation. Obtaining recuperative rest is aided by quiet, not by having ambulance sirens go by every five minutes …

    Wiktionary

  • 10 recuperative — adjective helping you to get better again after an illness: a recuperative vacation …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 recuperative — re•cu•per•a•tive [[t]rɪˈku pər ə tɪv, pəˌreɪ tɪv, ˈkyu [/t]] also re•cu•per•a•to•ry [[t] ˌtɔr i, ˌtoʊr i[/t]] adj. 1) recuperating 2) having the power of recuperating 3) pertaining to recuperation: recuperative powers[/ex] • Etymology: 1640–50;… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 12 recuperative — /rəˈkuprətɪv/ (say ruh koohpruhtiv), / pərətɪv/ (say puhruhtiv) adjective 1. that recuperates. 2. having the power of recuperating. 3. relating to recuperation: recuperative powers. Also, recuperatory /rəˈkupərətri/ (say ruh koohpuhruhtree).… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 13 recuperative — recuperate ► VERB 1) recover from illness or exertion. 2) regain (something lost). DERIVATIVES recuperation noun recuperative adjective. ORIGIN Latin recuperare regain …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 recuperative — re|cu|per|a|tive [ rı kupə,reıtıv ] adjective relating to your ability to get better after being sick or injured …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 recuperative — adj. recovering, regaining health after an illness or injuryre cu·per·a·tive || rɪ kuːpÉ™reɪtɪv /rɪ kjuːprÉ™tɪv …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 16 recuperative — a. Restorative …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 17 recuperative — adj corrective, restorative, revivatory, reviviscent, recuperatory …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 18 recuperative — re·cu·per·a·tive …

    English syllables

  • 19 recuperative — UK [rɪˈkuːp(ə)rətɪv] / US [rɪˈkupəˌreɪtɪv] adjective relating to your ability to get better after being ill or injured …

    English dictionary

  • 20 recuperative heat exchanger — rekuperatorius statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Paviršinis šilumokaitis, kuriame šilumnešiai perduoda šilumą vienas kitam per sienelę. atitikmenys: angl. recuperative heat exchanger; recuperator rus. рекуператор …

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