rest and recuperation meaning

  "rest and recuperation" in a sentence
[Defence]
The withdrawal of individuals from combat or duty in a combat area for short periods of rest and recuperation.
Also called R&R.
See also rehabilitation.

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  1. the state expands facilities for rest and recuperation of working people, and prescribes working hours and vacations for workers and staff
  2. the state expands facilities for the rest and recuperation of the working people and prescribes working hours and vacations for workers and staff
  3. He was returned to his post after rest and recuperation in Naples.
  4. The 25th Infantry Division then went into rest and recuperation.
  5. American servicemen were also billeted there for rest and recuperation in 1942.

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