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Recovery

The use of depreciation of assets to offset costs; or a new period of rising securities prices after a period of declining security values.
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Recovery

1. Rising stock prices or GDP growth following a recession or period of declining growth. See also: Business cycle.

2. The use of depreciation or other deductions or tax credits to receive a refund for what one pays in taxes in a given year. Recovery must sometimes (though not always) be reported as taxable income for the next year.
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recovery

1. The rising price of an asset. For example, following an extended decline in the price of precious metals, investor expectations of future inflation may generate recoveries in gold and silver prices.
2. Increased economic activity during a business cycle, resulting in growth in the gross domestic product.
Wall Street Words: An A to Z Guide to Investment Terms for Today's Investor by David L. Scott. Copyright © 2003 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved. All rights reserved.

recovery

see BUSINESS CYCLE.
Collins Dictionary of Business, 3rd ed. © 2002, 2005 C Pass, B Lowes, A Pendleton, L Chadwick, D O’Reilly and M Afferson

recovery

a phase of the BUSINESS CYCLE characterized by an upturn in the level of economic activity (ACTUAL GROSS NATIONAL PRODUCT). Real output and investment increase and UNEMPLOYMENT falls. A recovery in economic activity is usually dependent on there being an increase in AGGREGATE DEMAND, which may come about autonomously or be induced by expansionary FISCAL POLICY and MONETARY POLICY. See also DEMAND MANAGEMENT.
Collins Dictionary of Economics, 4th ed. © C. Pass, B. Lowes, L. Davies 2005

Recovery

The amount of a deduction or creditable expense paid in a previous year that is later refunded to the taxpayer. The recovered amount must usually be included in income in the year it is received, to the extent of the previous tax benefit.
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Somehow with Lowry it is always that little bit extra special and he didn't disappoint, with some remarkable recovery shots and clutch putts to secure his biggest victory to date.
Players will be coming in with short irons so can be aggressive, but recovery shots from around the green are tough.
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But even though he kept finding the rough with his driver, and needing to cream glorious recovery shots with his threewood to stay in the match, he chipped away to such an extent we went to the 18th with my advantage down to one hole.
However, he was able to conjure up some trademark recovery shots that helped him saved par.
Even when the American superstar is still occasionally wayward off the tee, his recovery shots and putting take the breath away.
A birdie on the 17th pulled back some ground before a series of great recovery shots - including on the 2nd after he hit J another tree from the tee - saw him grind out four straight pars.