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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of recuperate.

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Examples

  • "The research has just begun, but we can say for sure that, despite the stamina of the cockroaches, weightlessness exerted a serious influence on them, especially on their motor functions – they move slower and get tired quicker," the scientist said, adding that the insects recuperated from the spaceflight amazingly quickly.

    Russian Scientists Excited About Pregnant Cockroaches | Impact Lab

  • The bodies of those who did not die or disappear have survived or recuperated from the physical violence of the uprising.

    'I Saw a Nightmare …' Doing Violence to Memory: The Soweto Uprising, June 16, 1976

  • In 1994, in many areas, the Zapatistas 'recuperated', and became collective owners of, the fields they once worked as slaves, and which they now work together for themselves.

    The NarcoSphere -

  • Leo recuperated from his injury, and three months later came back with his walker, wearing his hospital accoutrements, begging Bubbe Mary to let him come back.

    Roseanne Archy

  • He traveled to Baghdad in May of 2002 for medical treatment, staying in the capital of Iraq for two months while he recuperated to fight another day.

    The Longest War

  • One day, the doctors would tell me I was recuperated enough to be discharged, but discharged to where?

    Family Storms

  • So it was wonderful having Teetsell, as he recuperated from his injuries, "here in our midst to realize it's real," Shelton said.

    Heroes or Villains?

  • It's only a matter of time before Michael returns to inherit the mantle from his beloved father, who has recuperated somewhat but is permanently weakened and ready to retire.

    John Farr: Actor's Actor: A Birthday Salute to Robert Duvall

  • Leo recuperated from his injury, and three months later came back with his walker, wearing his hospital accoutrements, begging Bubbe Mary to let him come back.

    Roseanne Archy

  • He traveled to Baghdad in May of 2002 for medical treatment, staying in the capital of Iraq for two months while he recuperated to fight another day.

    The Longest War

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