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Recovery or Recover may refer to:

Art, entertainment, and media[edit]




Albums and EPs[edit]






  • Addiction recovery groups, voluntary associations of people who share a common desire to overcome drug addiction
  • Convalescence, the gradual recovery of health and strength after illness or injury
  • Cure, the end of a medical condition; the substance or procedure that ends the medical condition, such as a medication, a surgical operation, a change in lifestyle, or even a philosophical mindset that helps end a person's sufferings
  • Hair of the dog, or "Recovery drinking", the practice of drinking off a hangover
  • Healing, the process of the restoration of health from an unbalanced, diseased or damaged organism
  • Recovery approach, to mental disorder or substance dependence emphasizes and supports a person's potential for recovery
  • Recovery International, a self-help mental health program based on the work of the late Abraham A. Low, M.D.
  • The Recovery model, of mental distress/disorder


  • Vehicle recovery (military), a type of military operation conducted to extricate both wheeled and track vehicles that have become immobile due to condition of the soil, nature of terrain in general, loss of traction due to an attempt to negotiate an obstacle, having broken down, or from sustaining non-combat or combat damage


Science and technology[edit]

  • Recovery (metallurgy), the change of the microstructure in polycrystalline materials
  • Data recovery, a process of salvaging inaccessible data from corrupted or damaged secondary storage, removable media or files, when the data they store cannot be accessed in a normal way
    • Photo recovery, the process of salvaging digital photographs from damaged, failed, corrupted, or inaccessible secondary storage media when it cannot be accessed normally. Photo Recovery can be considered a subset of the overall Data Recovery field
  • Recovery or endangered species recovery plan, an American English term for a species' Biodiversity Action Plan
  • Recovery, extraction of petroleum is the primary, secondary or tertiary recovery
  • Resource recovery, the collection of recyclable materials
  • Recovery_(Android_OS), a runtime that can perform system-related tasks, apart from the Android system.