1 to capture or take again
2 to recover, renew, or repeat (a lost or former ability, sensation, etc.)
she soon recaptured her high spirits
3 (U.S.) (of the government) to take lawfully (a proportion of the profits of a public-service undertaking)
4 the act of recapturing or fact of being recaptured
5 (U.S.) the seizure by the government of a proportion of the profits of a public-service undertaking
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