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Recovery or Recover may refer to:


  • 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


  • Healing, the process of the restoration of health from an unbalanced, diseased or damaged organism
  • Convalescence, the gradual recovery of health and strength after illness or injury
  • Recovery approach, to mental disorder or substance dependence emphasizes and supports a person's potential for recovery
  • 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
  • The Recovery model, of mental distress/disorder
  • Recovery International, a self-help mental health program based on the work of the late Abraham A. Low, M.D.
  • Hair of the dog, or "Recovery drinking", the practice of drinking off a hangover
  • Addiction recovery groups, voluntary associations of people who share a common desire to overcome drug addiction


Science and technology[edit]

  • Extraction of petroleum, in the extraction of petroleum, the primary, secondary or tertiary recovery
  • Recovery (metallurgy), the change of the microstructure in polycrystalline materials
  • Endangered species recovery plan, an American English term for a species' Biodiversity Action Plan
  • Resource recovery, the collection of recyclable 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





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