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retrieval

re·triev·al

retrieval

 
pronunciation:
rih tri vl
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or process of retrieving or regaining.
similar words:
salvage
definition 2: the possibility of being regained or restored.
Her possessions were lost beyond retrieval.
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