"recuperates" in the verb sense
1. recover, recoup, recuperate
regain or make up for
"recuperate one's losses"
2. recover, go back, recuperate
regain a former condition after a financial loss
"We expect the stocks to recover to $2.90"
"The company managed to recuperate"
restore to good health or strength
4. recuperate, recover, convalesce
get over an illness or shock
"The patient is recuperating"
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