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Noun recovery has 3 senses
  1. recovery - return to an original state; "the recovery of the forest after the fire was surprisingly rapid"
    --1 is a kind of
    improvement, betterment, advance
    Derived form: verb recover3
  2. convalescence, recuperation, recovery - gradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury
    --2 is a kind of healing
    --2 has particulars: lysis; rally
    Derived form: verb recover2
  3. recovery, retrieval - the act of regaining or saving something lost (or in danger of becoming lost)
    --3 is a kind of deed, feat, effort, exploit
    --3 has particulars:
     repossession; reclamation; rescue, deliverance, delivery, saving; ransom; recapture, retaking
    Derived form: verb recover1
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