rec

1
[ rek ]
/ rɛk /

noun Informal.

Origin of rec

1
First recorded in 1925–30; by shortening

Definition for rec (2 of 4)

rec

2
[ rek ]
/ rɛk /

noun Informal.

a recommendation: I need a rec for a vegetarian restaurant.

Origin of rec

2
by shortening

Definition for rec (3 of 4)

rec.

1

(in prescriptions) fresh.

Origin of rec.

1
From the Latin word recēns

Definition for rec (4 of 4)

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rec

/ (rɛk) /

noun

informal short for recreation ground
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